THE SEA DEGREES

Eighties hero receives recognition for 'When The
Going Gets Tough, The Tough Get Going' among others...

BILLY OCEAN has been awarded an honorary Doctor of Music

degree at the UNIVERSITY OF WESTMINSTER, in recognition of

his services to the music industry.

Ocean, whose biggest UK hits were ‘When The

Going Gets Tough, The Tough Get Going’, the 1986 theme tune to

movie ‘The Jewel of The Nile’, and 1984’s

‘Caribbean Queen’, received the honour at a ceremony at the

Barbican Centre in London.