Music has a way of expressing the loving emotions we often feel, but is hard to express through words. Many artists have penned songs as an ode to fathers and say everything we feel about our dads through song. In honor of Father’s Day, check out ten of the best sentimental songs to dedicate to dad to show him how much he means to you!
1. “Dance With My Father” — [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Luther Vandross[/lastfm]: Dedicated to his late father, this sentimental tune earned Vandross a Grammy for Song of the Year in 2003 and his first and only #1 album.
2. “My Father’s Eyes” — [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Eric Clapton[/lastfm]: In his autobiography, Clapton describes the inspiration of the song saying “In it I tried to describe the parallel between looking the eyes of my son, and the eyes of the father that I never met, through the chain of our blood.”