John Oates is one half of the bestselling duo of all time, Hall & Oates. In addition to their numerous American Music, MTV awards, and multiple Grammy nominations, they were inducted into the American Songwriters Hall of Fame in 2005, and in 2008 were presented the prestigious BMI Icon Award for their outstanding career achievement in songwriting. In April 2014 Hall & Oates were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
Since embarking on a long awaited solo career in 1999, John has recorded five solo albums including Phunk Shui, 1000 Miles of Life, Mississippi Mile, a live album called The Bluesville Sessions, and most recently Good Road To Follow, which features collaborations with Ryan Tedder of OneRepublic, Vince Gill, Nathan Chapman, Jim Lauderdale, and more. John is a diverse musician and songwriter active in the Nashville community and beyond.