Daryl Hall, John Oates sign with UTA

Duo prepping a 2009 tour

NASHVILLE -- Daryl Hall & John Oates have signed with United Talent Agency, Billboard.biz has learned. The duo is prepping a 2009 tour to support their latest release "Daryl Hall & John Oates, Live from the Troubadour."

Additionally, UTA will represent Daryl Hall's Web series, "Live from Daryl's House," a compilation of original music and live performance content that Hall will be distributing on a broad scale.

"I have listened to and been inspired by Hall & Oates for the better part of my life," UTA music division head Rob Prinz tells Billboard.biz. "I promoted them as college concert chairman and to now begin working with them at this exciting time in their careers is very personally fulfilling."

Daryl Hall & John Oates are the number one selling duo in music history, according to the R.I.A.A.