10 Songs to Celebrate Father's Day
Mother's Day came and went. Now it's time to acknowledge the important men in our lives. We know that the role of a father carries a valuable weight and makes a big impact on how we are shaped. There to give us sound discipline and love all around, he's helping to turn young boys into men, and daddy's little girl will always be his princess.
Although we have appreciation all year round, Father's Day is a special time to further express just how much we care. Whether you refer to him as Papa, Dad, Daddy or Pops, here are some songs to help you celebrate the father figure in your life.
For those who may not have always had someone physically there to call Dad, remember that God is our ultimate Father.
1. My Father's Eyes - Eric Clapton
“How do I teach him? What do we play? …That’s when I need my father’s eyes.”
2. Through the Eyes of My Father - Brianna Haynes
"I see love from my Father in Heaven through the eyes of my father on Earth."
“A strong hand as your guide; Feel his strength by your side. He’ll give anything.”
3. Babyfather - Sade
“For you, child, he has the troops and extra backup standing by.”
"A daddy's love comes with a lifetime guarantee."
4. Daddy - Beyonce
“No matter what mistakes I make, you’re there for me.”
“I want my husband to be like my daddy…There is no one else like my daddy.”
5. Dance With My Father - Luther Vandross
"I knew for sure that I was loved."
...I'd play a song the would never, never end. How I'd love, love, love to dance with my father again."
6. The Greatest Man I Never Knew - Reba McEntire and Kelly Clarkson
"How was I to know he thought I'd hold the moon?"
“Everything he gave to us took all he had.”
7. Just the Two of Us - Will Smith
"...cause I knew I loved you more than life itself."
"It's a full time job to be a good dad."
8. Good Man - India Arie
"I'll tell the kids about you when they are old enough to understand. I'll tell them that their daddy was a good man."
9. Daughters - John Mayer
"Fathers, be good to your daughters. Daughters will love like you do."
10. Courageous - Casting Crowns
"The only way we'll ever stand is on our knees with lifting hands."
"We were made to be courageous."
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