top of page
Ethan Ridings profile.jpg

Ethan Ridings

Book Ethan Ridings


Ethan Ridings is an award winning, Kansas City based singer/songwriter and guitarist. Around the age of 14, Ethan started performing solo acoustic shows in conjunction with freelance session work as a guitarist and singer. He plays in many styles including -but not limited to- Pop, Rock, Country, Folk, Jazz, and Blues. His acoustic sound is often compared to the likes of James Taylor, Ed Sheeran, Jackson Brown, Keith Urban, John Mayer, and Jason Mraz.


song list

Pop Examples: 

Andrew Duhon- The Moorings 

Ben Rector- When a heart breaks 

Bruno Mars- The Lazy Song 

Green Day- Good Riddance 

Imagine Dragons- Its Time 

Jason Mraz- I Wont Give Up 

John Mayer- Waitin’ On The World To Change 

John Mayer- Good Love Is On The Way 

John Mayer- Gravity 

John Mayer- I’m Gonna Find Another You 

John Mayer- Neon 

John Mayer- Somthin’ like Olivia 

Lukas Graham- Seven Years 

Matt Maher- Hold us Together 

Plain White t’s- Hey There Delilah 

The Lumineers- HO HEY 

The Lumineers- Stubborn Love 

Train- Hey Soul Sister 

Train- Drops of Jupiter 

Country Examples: 

Blake Shelton- Doin’ What She Likes 

Blake Shelton- God Gave Me You 

Brooks and Dunn- Red Dirt Road 

Brothers Osborn- Stay A Little Longer 

Daniel Neil- Whatever She’s Got 

Darius Rucker- Wagon Wheel 

Dierks Bentley- Say You Do 

Dierks Bentley- What Was I Thinkin’ 

Easton Corbin- Baby Be My Love Song 

Eric Church- Springsteen 

Jake Owen- Barefoot Blue jean Night 

Josh Turner- Long Black Train 

Keith Urban- You’ll Think of Me 

Randy Travis- Forever and ever 

Rodney Adkins- Watching You 

Sam Hunt- Leave the Night On 

Steve Azar- I Don’t Have to Be Me 

Tim Mcgraw- Live Like You Were Dying 

Vince Gill- Little Brother 

Zac Brown Band- Colder Weather 

Zac Brown Band- Free 

Throw back Examples: 

Beatles- Blackbird 

Bob Dylan- All Along the Watchtower 

Bob Dylan- Blowin’ In The Wind 

Bob Dylan- Knockin’ on Heavens Door 

Bob Dylan- Make You Feel My Love 

CCR- Have you ever seen the rain 

CCR- Proud Mary 

Eagles- Peaceful Easy Feeling 

Eagles- Take It Easy 

Eric Clapton- Wonderful Tonight 

Johnny Cash- Folsom Prison Blues 

Marvin Gaye- Grapevine 

Ray Charles- Georgia On My Mind 

Steve Miller- Take The Money and Run 

Sting- Message in The Bottle 

Tom Petty- American Girl 

Tom Petty- Free Fallin’ 

Tom Petty- Mary Jane’s Last Dance 

Tom Petty- You Wreck Me

bottom of page