Slipknot frontman Corey Taylor‘s son Griffin Parker Taylor shared a post on his official Instagram page for his father’s 47th birthday and expressed his emotions about his father in addition to his gratitude towards him.

Corey Taylor and his then-fiancée, Scarlett, had their first son Griffin Parker Taylor on September 17, 2002. Taylor and Scarlett married on March 11, 2004, and divorced after 3 years of marriage in 2007.

18-year-old Griffin Parker Taylor has been following his father’s footsteps when it comes to music. Parker has a band named ‘Vended’ and another member of the band is Slipknot’s Shawn ‘Clown’ Crahan’s son Simon Crahan

Now that his father Corey Taylor’s 47th birthday, Griffin Parker Taylor shared a post on his official Instagram page dedicated to Taylor and referred to him as ‘the best dad.’ Parker also stated that Taylor has taught him to understand the world and self-discovery in addition to revealing his gratitude for his family.

While celebrating his father’s birthday, Parker also shared a hilarious illustration of himself with his father side-by-side which fans are thrilled to see the duo through an artwork.

Here is how Parker celebrated his father’s birthday:

“Happy birthday to one of the best dads a kid could ask for. A man who has gone through hell and back. My father has taught me so much about this world, and help me understand it and myself at the same time. And this Christmas I am thankful for my family. Happy birthday, dad!!!!”

You can see the Instagram post below.