John Baldwin


John Baldwin: acoustic one-man band. Variety music. Modern rock, pop, country, 80s, classic rock, trop-rock, beach music, guitar & steelpan. John has been a popular solo acoustic act in Virginia and surrounding areas for 25 years. He is popular with beach bars, restaurants, private parties, & weddings. He knows how to entertain a crowd, read the vibe of the room, take requests, and most importantly, get invited back to play again! John is a seasoned professional entertainer who has toured with national acts, played cruise ships, theme parks, amphitheaters, and every other type of venue. John is most comfortable in local bars & restaurants, private parties and wherever there is a good time that needs music. John has a huge song list and is personable with crowds, taking many requests, and engaging with folks.

Upcoming Events

John Baldwin @ 31st Street Catch 31 (Gazebo Stage)
Sunday, August 18, 2024
3001 Atlantic Ave, Virginia Beach, VA 23451
12:00PM - 4:00PM
Doors Open 11:00AM

Dates are subject to change. Please contact venue for more information.

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John Baldwin Song List

________________________TROPICAL ROCK________________________
3 little birds / Don't worry b happy / I shot the sheriff / Volcano / Toes / Castaway
5:00 somewhere / Where boat leaves from / Kokomo / Knee deep / Let it go
Is this love / No woman no cry / Pirate looks @ 40 / Chicken fried / Island song
Dyer Maker / Drive / Under th Boardwalk / Rude / Piña colada / Jump right in
Sitting on dock of bay / Jamaica Farewell / Can't help falling-Miss a thing / Lava
Mango tree/ No shirt no shoes/ Summertime/ 2 piña coladas/ Sweat /
Bubbles up / Could you be loved / Waiting in vain / Beyond the sea
Lovesong / Baby I luv yr way / Into th mystic / Islands in th stream / Lemonade
All nite long / How sweet it is / Wicked game / Walking on moon / Badfish/ Ride
Southern cross / Badfish / Over th rainbow / Here comes sun / Caribbean Queen
When th sun goes down / Down under / Summer breeze / Beer in Mexico/ Angel
Call me Al/ U & tequila/ Invisible sun / King of pain/ Stand by me
Every breath you take / Bubbles up / Sweat

Copperhead Road / Boondocks / Bad things / Free / Hurt / I run to you
Folsom Prison Blues / Cocaine Blues / Pontoon / The river/ Die a happy man
Country girl / Don't want this nite 2 end / Somebody like u / Need U now
To make u feel my love / Different kind of fine / Thunder rolls / I love this bar
Tequila makes her/ Tenn whiskey/ As she's walking/ Drink in hand/ Smoke a lil' smoke

Hands 2 yourself / All summer long / Roadhouse blues / Stay / One
Can’t stop the feeling/ Rock your body/ Adventure of lifetime/ The look / Dec ‘63
Disneyland / U may b rite / My life / Only th good die young / Smooth / Sir Duke
It's still rock & roll 2 me / Soul sister / Every thing she does is magic / Rock you
Take me home tonite / 2 tickets to paradise / Straight up / Funky music/ Magic
Boys of summer / Summer of 69 / Amish paradise / No rain / I'm a believer
Remember the time-Rock with you/ Happy together/ Give me the night
Blame it on the boogie-Brickhouse-Bad-Low / It’s only love / Tainted love
Rock this town / Drunken Lullabyes/ Sexyback-Hella good/ Shake it off
Wanna be like you-Mambo no 5 / Staying alive/ More than a woman

Flowers / Shape of U / Blank space / Trouble / Rock your body-Another 1 bites
Want to want me / Dynamite / Sexyback / Toxic / Uptown funk / Forget you
Bad romance / Poker face / Just dance / Treasure / Underneath it all / Blame it
Moves like Jagger / Blackhole sun / Say it ain't so / Bartender song / Get lucky
My own worst enemy / Th middle / Smooth / Ride wit me / Drive / Kryptonite
Creep / Buddy Holly / Thinkin out loud / Like a stone / Just way you are / Perfect
Galway girl / Nancy Mulligan / Big yellow taxi / Nothing holding me back
Shallow / Thrift shop / Blurry / Valerie / Rapunzel/ Soul sister / Before he cheats
Put your records on/ Old town road/ Always remember us/ White & Nerdy
Just give me a reason/ I want it that way/ Tearing up my heart

Should I stay or go / 867-5309 / What I like about u / Safety dance/ Urgent
Sweet child mine/ Just what I needed/ China girl/ Silent lucidity/ Waiting 4 a girl
Everybody wants 2 rule th world / Here I go again / Wanna know what love is
When doves cry / 1999 / Billie Jean / Rock with you-Remember th time/ U got it
Smooth criminal / Working for weekend / Maneater / Everywhere / Edge of 17
Jump / Panama / Sister Christian / I can't go 4 that / Kiss / Diamonds & Pearls
Careless whisper / You make my dreams/ Separate ways/ Amish paradise
Stop dragging my heart/ Don’t stand so/ Love will never do/ Smooth criminal
Don’t dream it’s over/ Disneyland/ Everytime U go / Missing U/ You’ll never find

Purple rain/ Don't stop believing/ Lights/ Sweet Caroline/ Dream on/ Bohemian
Jessie's girl/ Shud I stay/ Blister in sun/ Sharona / Africa/ Zombie/ Jack & Dianne
What I got / Santeria / Free falling / I will survive / Family tradition/ War pigs
Friends in low places / Wonderwall / Ring of fire / Country roads/ Red solo cup
God bless th USA / U never call me by my name/ Let it go (Frozen) / American pie
Every rose has its thorn / Wanted dead or alive / Living on a prayer/ 1000 miles
Simple man / Love story / Piano man / It’s my life / My way / That’s amore

_______________________EASY LISTENING____________________
I’m yours/My girl/Drift away/Moondance/Yesterday/Suddenly/Easy/Blackbird
Message in a bottle / Going 2 California / Hotel California / Colder weather/ Hurt
Turn page/ Night moves/ Sara Smile/ Long haired / Instant kharma/ Reminiscing
My Cherie amour / You are / Daughters / The Joker / Sir Duke / I want you back
Signed sealed delivered / Beautiful one / Abbey Road medley / Peg / Steal away
Really wanna see you / Love is the answer / I’m still standing / Amie / You & me
Scenes from Italian/ Cruisin/ Lies/ Boys of summer/ Still th one/ Josie
Drive my car/ Handle with care/ Woman/ Hello/ Open arms/ More of you
Quando/ How long/ Jessie/ Rosanna/ Whenever I call u friend/ Rosalinda/ Magic
Go yr own wy/ The Chain-Big love/ Everything/ Starting over/ Julia/ Need u now
Across universe/ Let it be/ My Valentine/ Got my mind set/ Something/ Lucky
All my loving/ Blue on black/ On Broadway/ I’ll be around/ New kid / Can’t tell you why

Cantina band / Super Mario Bros / Pulp Fiction / Wipeout / Tequila / Axle F
Hot hot hot / Spain / Sleepwalk / Charlie Brown / Cozumel sunset / Daybreak
Island time / Havana Horizon / Dolemite / City lights

____________________THE FORBIDDEN FIVE___________________
Brown-eyed girl / Sweet home Alabama / Freebird / Margaritaville / Wagon wheel

Go / Love you longer /All one people / Walk away / Can’t feel you in my heart
Melt into you / Kiss the sunrise / Sun time away / Tiki girl / Every little ray / Angel
Another day / Stay with me tonite / Can’t stop thinking bout you / Make a wish
No place I’d rather be / Everything to me / What was I thinking? / Imagine a kiss
Flying blind / Just a little / Long way / TGIF / Just a little / Mistreated /
I’ll drink to that / It’s drink o’clock

If you are interested in booking this artist, contact Rock Star Booking at or call us at 833-762-5757.