Anonymous asked in Entertainment & MusicMusicRock and Pop · 3 weeks ago

Are Hall & Oates considered New Wave?

8 Answers

  • Anonymous
    3 weeks ago
    Favorite Answer

    No, not at all. Not even a little bit. I have no idea where you would get that crazy idea. Take it from me. I grew up in the 80s. They are about a billion miles away from new wave, like exact opposite.

  • 2 weeks ago

    No.They are Pop with a heavy R&B influence 

  • 3 weeks ago

    I have a Hall & Oates LP when they were still considered contemporary folk. They were a lot better back then, in my opinion.

  • 3 weeks ago

    Pop/Rock. They are not new wave.

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  • Anonymous
    3 weeks ago

    More like folk rock or pop. 

  • 3 weeks ago

    No.  They were mainstream pop in what was known as 'blue-eyed soul' music.

    When I think of New Wave, I think of Elvis Costello & The Attractions, Blondie, The Police, Talking Heads...

  • 3 weeks ago

    Pop rock

    blue-eyed soul

    soft rock

    rhythm and blues

  • Chad
    Lv 4
    3 weeks ago

    I much prefer Tito. 

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