Buy I Am My Father's Son: A Memoir of Love and Forgiveness 1 by Hill, Dan (ISBN: 907) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. Listen to I Am My Father's Son on Spotify. Dan Hill Single 2009 1 songs. From the time Dan Hill picked up a guitar at age 11, he tried to win the approval of Daniel Hill Sr., a man who has been called Canada?s father of human rights. Set impossibly high standards for himself and his family, especially for his eldest son, leading to conflict and alienation even as young Dan achieved international fame.
In this deeply moving memoir, one of Canada’s most respected singer-songwriters traces his difficult, often tumultuous relationship with his father. From the time Dan Hill picked up a guitar at age 11, he tried to win the approval of Daniel Hill Sr., a man who has been called Canada’s father of human rights. But Hill Sr. set impossibly high standards for himself and his family, especially for his eldest son, leading to conflict and alienation even as young Dan achieved international fame and success.
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Through vivid family stories, letters, memories and his own award-winning lyrics, Dan Hill tells the story of two parallel lives—his father’s in mid-20th-century America and his own as a young black man coming of age in suburban Canada—and the stormy but ultimately loving way each of those lives affected the other.
Listen to Dan Hill's My Father's Son. Daniel Hill IV—known to millions simply as Dan Hill—is one of Canada’s most respected and successful singer-songwriters. By age 23, he had already won several Junos and had been nominated for a Grammy, having released three multi-platinum albums in Canada and another platinum album in the United States. Being the child of a mixed race couple born in the fifties Dan saw firsthand and heard stories from his father. In Dan’s book I Am My Father’s Son: A Memoir Of Love and Forgiveness, he quotes his Dad the renowned Daniel Grafton Hill III in a letter his Dad wrote home to his American parents describing the social atmosphere in Toronto after.