Ohio Players ‎– Contradiction

Mercury ‎– SRM-1-1088
Vinyl, LP, Album, Pitman Pressing


Companies, etc.



Pressed by Columbia Records Pressing Plant, Pitman as denoted by "CP" etched in the runout grooves

The label typeset is different and the sides are listed as Side A and B, rather than Side 1 and 2.
The matrix number for Side B is unique (B5)

Gatefold cover

Recorded at:
Paragon Recording Studios, Chicago.
Criteria Recording Studios, Miami.
Chicago Recording Company, Chicago.

Re-mixed at:
Paragon Recording Studios, Chicago.

Mastered at:
Sterling Sound, New York.

Wasyl (Anglo-Trakhner Stallion) through the courtesy of Trakhner Gestüt, Wayne, Illinois.

Cardboard inner sleeve with lyrics.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Side A): SRM-1-1088 CP A5
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B): SRM-1-1088 CP B5
  • Matrix / Runout (Both sides stamped): STERLING

Other Versions (5 of 28) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
SRM-1-1088 Ohio Players Contradiction(LP, Album, Ter) Mercury SRM-1-1088 US 1976 Sell This Version
6338 686 Ohio Players Contradiction(LP, Album, Promo, Gat) Mercury 6338 686 Netherlands 1976 Sell This Version
63 38 686 Ohio Players Contradiction(LP, Album) Mercury 63 38 686 Spain 1976 Sell This Version
UICY-76613 Ohio Players = オハイオ・プレイヤーズ* Ohio Players = オハイオ・プレイヤーズ* - Contradiction = コントラディクション(CD, Album, Ltd, RE, RM) Mercury UICY-76613 Japan 2014 Sell This Version
980 967-2 Ohio Players Contradiction(CD, Album, RE) Mercury 980 967-2 Europe 2003 Sell This Version