Ohio Players

Ohio Players

funk, soul, 70s, Disco, rhythm and blues

The Ohio Players are a funk and R&B band whose heyday was in the mid- to late 1970s. They formed in Dayton, Ohio in 1959 as the Ohio Untouchables, and initially included members Robert Ward (vocals/guitar), Marshall "Rock" Jones (bass), Clarence "Satch" Satchell (saxophone/guitar), Cornelius Johnson (drums), and Ralph "Pee Wee" Middlebrooks (trumpet/trombone). The Ohio Untouchables broke up in 1963, with Ward leaving for a solo career, but the core

Pleasure [1972]
  • 1. Pleasure (5:28)
  • 2. Laid It (3:00)
  • 3. Pride and Vanity (4:22)
  • 4. Walt's First Trip (3:08)
  • 5. Varee Is Love (2:43)
  • 6. Walked Away from You (2:29)
  • 7. Paint Me (2:02)
  • 8. Funky Worm (2:35)
  • 9. Our Love Has Died (4:55)
  • 10. Ruffell Foot (4:07)
  • 11. What It Is (4:45)
  • 12. Rooster Poot (2:14)
  • 13. Gone Forever (3:42)
  • 14. Dimensions in Time (6:44)
  • 15. Introducing the Players (3:57)
  • 16. Satan's Boogie (2:57)