Ohio Players

Ohio Players

The Ohio Players formed in 1959 in Dayton, Ohio, USA. Originally named Greg Webster and the Ohio Untouchables, it was the studio house band at Compass Records.
Renamed the Ohio Players, the group signed to Capitol Records in Los Angeles in the mid '60s. In 1972, the band signed to Westbound Records in Detroit and achieved commercial success, after which it recorded for Mercury Records.
Original band members are:
Leroy Bonner, Billy Beck, Clarence Satchell, Ralf Middebrooks, Marshal Jones and Jimmy Williams.

Ohio Players Discography


2C062-80041 Ohio Players Observations In Time (Album) Capitol Records 2C062-80041 France 1969 Sell This Version
8198-2017 Ohio Players Pleasure (Album) Westbound Records 8198-2017 US 1972 Sell This Version
BLPS 19089 Ohio Players Pain (Album) Westbound Records BLPS 19089 Germany 1972 Sell This Version
9198-2021 Ohio Players Ecstasy (Album) Westbound Records 9198-2021 Canada 1973 Sell This Version
RJ-5155 Ohio Players Skin Tight (Album) Mercury RJ-5155 Japan 1974 Sell This Version
SRM-1-1013 Ohio Players Fire (Album) Mercury SRM-1-1013 US 1974 Sell This Version
7142 414 Ohio Players Honey (Album) Mercury 7142 414 France 1975 Sell This Version
MC8-1-1088 Ohio Players Contradiction (Album) Mercury MC8-1-1088 US 1976 Sell This Version
6338 865 Ohio Players Mr. Mean (Album) Mercury 6338 865 Italy 1977 Sell This Version
SRM-1-3701 Ohio Players Angel (Album) Mercury SRM-1-3701 Canada 1977 Sell This Version
SRM-1-3730 Ohio Players Jass-Ay-Lay-Dee (Album) Mercury SRM-1-3730 US 1978 Sell This Version
AB 4226 Ohio Players Everybody Up (Album) Arista AB 4226 Canada 1979 Sell This Version
260-16-016 Ohio Players Ouch! (Album) The Boardwalk Entertainment Co 260-16-016 Germany 1981 Sell This Version
EPC 85041 Ohio Players Tenderness (Album) The Boardwalk Entertainment Co EPC 85041 UK 1981 Sell This Version
A-403-OP-CA Ohio Players Graduation (Album) Air City Records A-403-OP-CA US 1984 Sell This Version
TRK-58810-2 Ohio Players Back (Album) Track Record Company TRK-58810-2 US 1988 Sell This Version
9177 Ohio Players Ol'School (Album) Essential Music 9177 USA & Canada 1996 Sell This Version
CLP 1080 Ohio Players Live 1977 (Album) Goldenlane records CLP 1080 US 2013 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

TRC-978 Ohio Players, The* A Thing Called Love / Neighbors(7", Single) Tangerine Records TRC-978 US 1967 Sell This Version
CO-7015 The Ohio Players* Trespassin' / You Don't Mean It Compass (3) CO-7015 US 1968 Sell This Version
CO-7018 Ohio Players, The* I've Got To Hold On / It's A Crying Shame (Single) Compass (3) CO-7018 US 1968 Sell This Version
TX-3006 Ohio Players Trespassin'(7") TRIP TX-3006 US 1968 Sell This Version
2523 The Ohio Players* Find Someone To Love / Over The Rainbow (Single) Capitol Records 2523 US 1969 Sell This Version
CL 15587 Ohio Players Bad Bargain / Here Today And Gone Tomorrow (Single) Capitol Records CL 15587 UK 1969 Sell This Version
W-188 Ohio Players Pain Westbound Records W-188 US 1971 Sell This Version