John William Oates (born April 7, 1948) is an American rock, R&B and soul guitarist, musician, songwriter and record producer best known as half of the rock and soul duo, Hall & Oates (with Daryl Hall). Oates was inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 2004, and in 2014, he was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, as a member of Hall & Oates.

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  • John William Oates (born April 7, 1948) is an American rock, R&B and soul guitarist, musician, songwriter and record producer best known as half of the rock and soul duo, Hall & Oates (with Daryl Hall). Although Oates's main role in the duo was guitarist, he also co-wrote many of the Top 10 songs that they recorded, including (with Hall): "Sara Smile" (the song refers to Hall's then-girlfriend, Sara Allen), "She's Gone", and "Out of Touch", as well as (with Allen and Hall): "You Make My Dreams", "I Can't Go for That (No Can Do)", "Maneater", and "Adult Education". He also sang lead vocals on several more singles in the Hot 100, such as "How Does It Feel to Be Back", "You've Lost That Lovin' Feelin'" (a remake of the 1965 song performed by The Righteous Brothers that was written by Phil Spector, Barry Mann and Cynthia Weil), on which Oates shared lead vocals with Hall, and "Possession Obsession" (with Allen & Hall). Oates also co-wrote and sang backup on the song "Electric Blue", recorded by the Australian band Icehouse, which was a Billboard Top Ten hit. He also co-wrote, produced and sang duet with the Canadian group The Parachute Club on the 1987 song "Love is Fire" which was a Top 30 hit in Canada. Oates was inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 2004, and in 2014, he was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, as a member of Hall & Oates. (en)
  • John Oates (* 7. April 1949 in New York City) ist ein US-amerikanischer Sänger und Produzent. Er gehört neben Daryl Hall zum Popmusik-Duo Hall & Oates. (de)
  • John William Oates (n. Nueva York, 7 de abril de 1948) es un músico, guitarrista y productor discográfico estadounidense. Es mayormente conocido por ser parte del dúo Hall & Oates junto al cantante Daryl Hall. Está casado con Aimee Oates y su hijo Tanner John Oates nació el 19 de junio de 1996. (es)
  • John Oates (né le 7 avril 1949 à New York dans l’État de New York) est un guitariste qui fait du rock, du soul et du R&B, écrivain et producteur américain. Il est le deuxième membre du duo Hall & Oates, avec Daryl Hall. (fr)
  • John William Oates (New York City, 7 april 1948) is een Amerikaanse rock, R&B en soul gitarist, musicus, singer-songwriter en producent, die vooral bekend is geworden door het rock -en soul duo, Hall & Oates (met Daryl Hall). Ondanks dat Oates de rol van gitarist had in het duo, schreef hij ook meerdere top-10 nummers. Hij zong ook op een aantal singles. Oates werd geïntroduceerd in de Songwriters Hall of Fame in 2004, en in de Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2014. In 2016 kreeg hij samen met Hall een ster op de Hollywood Walk of Fame. (nl)
  • John William Oates (Nova Iorque, 7 de abril de 1949) é um músico, compositor e produtor musical estadunidense. Ele se tornou conhecido mundialmente por ser parceiro de Daryl Hall na dupla de pop rock, soul music e R&B Hall & Oates. (pt)
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  • John Oates (* 7. April 1949 in New York City) ist ein US-amerikanischer Sänger und Produzent. Er gehört neben Daryl Hall zum Popmusik-Duo Hall & Oates. (de)
  • John William Oates (n. Nueva York, 7 de abril de 1948) es un músico, guitarrista y productor discográfico estadounidense. Es mayormente conocido por ser parte del dúo Hall & Oates junto al cantante Daryl Hall. Está casado con Aimee Oates y su hijo Tanner John Oates nació el 19 de junio de 1996. (es)
  • John Oates (né le 7 avril 1949 à New York dans l’État de New York) est un guitariste qui fait du rock, du soul et du R&B, écrivain et producteur américain. Il est le deuxième membre du duo Hall & Oates, avec Daryl Hall. (fr)
  • John William Oates (New York City, 7 april 1948) is een Amerikaanse rock, R&B en soul gitarist, musicus, singer-songwriter en producent, die vooral bekend is geworden door het rock -en soul duo, Hall & Oates (met Daryl Hall). Ondanks dat Oates de rol van gitarist had in het duo, schreef hij ook meerdere top-10 nummers. Hij zong ook op een aantal singles. Oates werd geïntroduceerd in de Songwriters Hall of Fame in 2004, en in de Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2014. In 2016 kreeg hij samen met Hall een ster op de Hollywood Walk of Fame. (nl)
  • John William Oates (Nova Iorque, 7 de abril de 1949) é um músico, compositor e produtor musical estadunidense. Ele se tornou conhecido mundialmente por ser parceiro de Daryl Hall na dupla de pop rock, soul music e R&B Hall & Oates. (pt)
  • John William Oates (born April 7, 1948) is an American rock, R&B and soul guitarist, musician, songwriter and record producer best known as half of the rock and soul duo, Hall & Oates (with Daryl Hall). Oates was inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 2004, and in 2014, he was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, as a member of Hall & Oates. (en)
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