"A Song for You" is a song written and originally recorded by rock singer and pianist Leon Russell for his first solo album Leon Russell, which was released in 1970 on Shelter Records. A slow, pained plea for forgiveness and understanding from an estranged lover, the tune is one of Russell's best-known compositions. This song is dedicated to all Dads, past and present! Happy Father's Day to all loving and understanding fathers of our world!!! Peace and love!!!