Dance of Love – Artist, Jaqueline Osborn
“Dance with My Father” is the title track to singer and songwriter Luther Vandross’ thirteenth studio album. With Richard Marx, Vandross wrote the song based on his personal experience. Its heart touching lyrics recall childhood memories with Vandross’ father, who used to dance with him and his mother.
Despite the lack of promotion due in part to Vandross’ hospitalization, “Dance with My Father” became one of the most requested songs at the time. During the 2003 Grammy Awards, “Dance with My Father” earned Vandross the Song of the Year and Best Male R&B Vocal Performance accolades.
An All-Star Tribute to Luther Vandross album, which was compiled shortly after Vandross’ death.”Dance with My Father” the title track of singer and songwriter Luther Vandross appeared on various tribute albums to Vandross. For one, Dion, who also lost a father early in 2003, covered the song. Two years later, it was included on her greatest hits album My Love: Ultimate Essential Collection. ….