Billy Joel A Fan Of Autistic 6-year-old Ethan Walmark's 'Piano Man' Viral Video

A 6-year-old's Billy Joel impression has garnered at least one high-profile fan: the Piano Man himself.

Autistic elementary school student Ethan Walmark gained viral fame this weekend as a series of videos featuring his renditions of famous songs rocketed around the Internet.

His precocious piano playing and adorable attitude quickly got the attention of Billy Joel, whose “Piano Man” Ethan covers in one of the clips.

"I think I like his intro to 'Piano Man' better than mine," Joel said in a statement issued through his spokesman on Sunday, according to the Washington Post. "And this kid plays with a lot more energy than me. Maybe he could teach me a few things."

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Re: Billy Joel A Fan Of Autistic 6-year-old Ethan Walmark's 'Piano Man' Viral Video

It is amazing how he plays the piano at six years old and on top of that he tells everyone what to do when to sing it is amazing!

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Re: Billy Joel A Fan Of Autistic 6-year-old Ethan Walmark's 'Piano Man' Viral Video

Saw this a few days ago! Best cover ever! "Music has no boundary lines." Amazing. I love his energy, enthusiasm and how he keeps directing his guitar player! Glad to hear Billy saw this video and commented on it! Smiling

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