John Oates
John Oates
Celebrated Name: John Oates
Real Name/Full Name: John William Oates
Gender: Male
Age: 76 years old
Birth Date: 7 April 1948
Birth Place: New York, United States
Nationality: American, Italian
Height: 1.64 m
Weight: 70 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Wife/Spouse (Name): Aimee Oates (m. 1994)
Children: Yes (Tanner Oates)
Profession: American rock, R&B and soul guitarist, singer, songwriter and record producer
Net Worth in 2024: $40 million
Last Updated: July 2024

John William Oates has been a famous American soulful, rock, and R&B guitarist who has tried his hand in singing, writing songs, and also producing records. Along with Daryl Hall, John Oates was part of the famous rock and soul duo called, “Daryl Hall and John Oates.” This versatile, compelling, and poignant personality has earned a substantial amount of fame and fortune to date.

Maybe you know about John Oates very well But do you know how old and tall is he, and what is his net worth in 2024? If you do not know, We have prepared this article about details of John Oates’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.

Early Life

In the year, 1948, John Oates was born in New York, which certainly suggests that he is an American by birth. His mother, Anna Del Palma, was an immigrant of Italian origin and belonged originally from Salerno. His father, Al Oates, belonged to English heritage. He may be born in New York City, but he was raised in North Wales.

Personal Life

John Oates got hitched twice. His first wife was a model named, Nancy Hunter who was formerly known for her modeling works. Later he got married to Aimee Oates, and with her, he has a son named Tanner.

John Oates and Daryl Hall have been considered as an amazing musical duo where Oates mainly contributed as a guitarist. This duo has been very admired & favored, and they have given many hit songs that had been in the Top 10 songs list. Among these songs, John Oates has co-written many of them.

Some of the songs written by him are “Sara Smile,” which he wrote with Hall, “She’s gone, and out of touch,” “adult education,” “I can’t go for that,” “Maneater” and “You make my dreams.” He has also been able to make his contribution as a singer in songs like “You have lost that loving feeling” and “how does it feel to be back.”

In the year, 1986 John Oates accorded a song named, “Shape of things to come” for the movie “About last night.” For the Australian band, “Icehouse,” Oates has co-written a song called “Electric Blue,” which went to become one of the top ten hits on the Billboards. Oates has also tried his hand in acting as well. In a television comedy series named, “Garfunkel and Oates,” he played the role of Dirty D.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on 7 April 1948, John Oates is 76 years old as of today’s date 19th July 2024. His height is 1.64 m tall, and his weight is 70 kg.


John Oates’s contribution to the music world has been immense. It was in the year 1966 that he first recorded his single, “I need your love” for the Crimson records along with The Masters. John Oates met Daryl Hall while he was studying at Temple University in Philadelphia. Later in 1972, they formed the famous duo, Hall, and Oates. They entered into a contract with the Atlantic Record. They both have been very popular, and together they made almost 21 records and among that had sold over 80 million copies throughout the world.

It was in 2002 that John Oates finally released his solo album known as “Phunk Shui.” In the year, 2008 John Oates released his second solo album known as “1000 miles of life”. As a surprise guest, John Oates has played with the Indie band, “The bird and the bee,” in the year 2010. “Stand strong” was another single that John Oates released in 2013. John Oates has endorsed many companies like Taylor guitars, LR Baggs, Neunaber Audio effects, and Fishman.

Awards and Achievements

The musical duo, Daryl Hall, and John Oates have been nominated for the Grammy awards in the year 2010. They were nominated in the category of best pop performance by a duo. Later in the year, 2016 John Oates won the star on the walk of fame along with Daryl Hall.

Net Worth & Salary of John Oates in 2024

John Oates Net Worth
John Oates Net Worth

As of July 2024, The net worth of this sensation star is estimated to be $40 million. Being a guitarist, singer, and songwriter, he has made huge contributions to the music world. He has even endorsed several brands. In the year, 2017 his memoir called “Change of seasons” got published by St. Martin’s press.

For evergreen, mind-boggling, and classic work as a musician, John Oates has been included in the songwriter’s hall of fame in the year 2004, and also in 2014, he was included in the rock and roll hall of fame. He is highly famous and is loved & praised by many.


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