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He My Love For You - Dan Hill - If Dreams Had Wings established himself as a songwriter who produced hit songs for artists such as George Benson and Celine Dion. Hill was born in Torontothe son of social scientist and public servant Daniel G. His musical talent was apparent from a young age, and he received his first guitar shortly after his tenth birthday.
While in high school, he was singing and performing at concerts and coffee houses. At one point Hill was working for the Ontario provincial government sorting mail and delivering supplies, while performing at the Riverboat at night.
Before finishing high school, he recorded a demo tape with the assistance of his boyhood friend Matt McAuley, later a well-known composer and arranger. Inhe signed a contract with RCA, who released a single the following year but did little to advance his career.
He also wrote the lyrics and was assisted in the music by Barry Mann for the album from the same year, Longer Fuseand it was released as a single. It was Hill's biggest hit, peaking at No. Tina Turner covered the song in on her album Rough. Another one of his hit songs was "It's a Better Off Dead - Bloodshoteye - Expect The Unexpected Road", which he recorded for the action movie First Blood.
Although he had many hits in his native Canada, further singles did not fare as well in the United States, where, after "Let the Song Last Forever" in latehe went almost a decade without cracking any of Billboard ' s singles charts. InHill returned to the Billboard Hot with the Top 40 hit " Can't We Try ", a duet with the then-unknown Vonda Shepard her last name was incorrectly spelled "Sheppard" on the label.
It peaked at No. Both records reached No. As one of the new Canadian singers and songwriters, such as Bruce Cockburn and Murray McLauchlanwho emerged from the coffeehouses and other small venues during the s, Hill belongs to the generation who achieved a prominent place in Canadian popular culture.
Dan Hill My Love For You - Dan Hill - If Dreams Had Wings divorced from Beverly Chapin and is with a new partner. Hill learned from a doctor before a concert, that he was diagnosed with prostate cancer.
Hill wrote an article in the 14 February edition of Maclean's entitled "Every Parent's Nightmare", about the terror he experienced from friends his son brought home. Hill is a member of the Canadian charity Artists Against Racism. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
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