Song Story: My Father’s Eyes
My Father’s Eyes was released by a young Amy Grant on her 1979 album. This song gave Amy Grant her first Christian #1 hit.
The song was written by Gary Chapman, who later became Amy Grant’s first husband. The two toured the song together for part of 1979.
The album became certified gold in 1987 and nominated for a Grammy.
Amy Grant re-issued the album in 2007.
Happy Father’s Day to all Father’s here. And to those in heaven, we love and miss you!