Hall & Oates Returning to Van Wezel, 12/2
The Number-One-Selling Duo in music history, Daryl Hall & John Oates will return to the Van Wezel on December 2 at 8pm! Tickets go on sale Friday, August 7 at 10am. Recently inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2014, the duo is one of the most sampled artists today. They have chalked up an astounding twenty-two Top 20 hits. Six of which skyrocketed to #1 on the US charts, "Rich Girl" (also #1 R&B), "Kiss on My List," "Private Eyes," "I Can't Go For That (No Can Do) (also #1 R&B), "Maneater" and "Out of Touch" from their six consecutive multi-platinum albums-'76's Big|Brave ger Than Both of Us, '80's Voices, '81's Private Eyes, '82's H2O, '83's Rock N Soul, Part I and '84's Big|Brave Bam Boom.
Daryl also wrote the H&O single "Everytime You Go Away," which singer Paul Young scored a number-one hit with a cover of the song in 1985. That same year, Daryl and John, participated in the historic "We Are the World" session as well as closing the Live Aid show in Philadelphia.
On May 20, 2008, the duo was honored with the Icon Award during BMI's 56th annual Pop Awards. The award has previously gone to the Bee Gees, Crosby, Stills & Nash, Paul Simon, Brian Wilson, Willie Nelson, James Brown, Ray Davies, Carlos Santana and Dolly Parton.
Tickets are priced from $53.15-$165.50 and are available at VanWezel.org, the Box Office, or by calling 941-953-3368. Premium seating also available; contact the Box Office for more info.