Musical Monday: Songs for Dads

Musical Storytellers are very good at capturing  the role of the father in just a few words.  Here are a few stories in music that I enjoy.

Cat’s in the Cradle

Written and performed by Harry Chapin (1974)

Watching You

Written by Rodney Atkins, Steve Gene and Brian Dean White

Performed by Rodney Atkins

Sunrise Sunset

From the musical “Fiddler on the Roof”

Written by Jerry Bock (music) and Sheldon Harnick (lyrics)

Peformed by Chaim Topol, Norma Crane, Michael Glaser, Michele Marsh, and the chorus.

Love Without End

Written by Aaron Barker

Performed by George Strait

One Wing in the Fire

Written by Trent Tomlinson and Bobby Pinson

Performed by Trent Tomlinson

Daddy Sang Bass

Written by Carl Perkins

Performed by Johnny Cash

Posted in Musical Storytellers

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