Daryl Hall and John Oates
Daryl Hall and John Oates with special guests Squeeze & KT Tunstall
Daryl Hall & John Oates are legends who continue to inspire today’s musical trailblazers. Their
influence on multiple generations of musicians and songwriters is perhaps best summarized by
SPIN who claimed “Hall and Oates are the new Velvet Underground.” On-the-record fans
include: Cameron Crowe, Mark Ronson, Questlove, Adam Sandler, John Mayer, Booker T.
Jones, Rob Thomas, Brandon Flowers, Amos Lee, Ben Gibbard and Nick Lowe.
The international multi-platinum-selling group has sold more albums than any other duo in
music history. 1973’s Atlantic debut Abandoned Luncheonette and 1974’s Todd Rundgrenproduced War Babies kicked off a record-breaking career that yielded six consecutive multiplatinum albums: Bigger Than Both of Us (1976), Voices (1980), Private Eyes (1981), H2O
(1982), the greatest hits collection Rock N Soul, Part 1 (1983) and Big Bam Boom (1984).
The duo’s collection of No. 1 singles include “Rich Girl” (Also No. 1 R&B charts), “Kiss on My
List,” “Private Eyes,” “I Can’t Go For That (No Can Do)” (No. 1 R&B), “Maneater” and “Out of
Touch.” Their Top 10 singles include “She’s Gone” (No. 1 R&B), “Sara Smile,” “One on One,”
“You Make My Dreams,” “Say it Isn’t So,” “Everything Your Heart Desires,” “Family Man,” “Adult
Education,” “Did It In A Minute” and “Method of Modern Love.” In 1987, the RIAA recognized
Daryl Hall & John Oates as the number-one selling duo in music history, a record they hold to