Ohio Players

Formed 1959. Disbanded 1997.
Ohio Players

Biography

The Ohio Players were an American funk and R&B band, most popular in the 1970s. They are best known for their #1 hit songs "Fire" and "Love Rollercoaster".

Gold certifications, records selling at least one million copies, were awarded to the singles "Funky Worm", "Skin Tight", "Fire", and "Love Rollercoaster"; plus to their albums Skin Tight, Fire, and Honey.

On August 17, 2013, The Ohio Players were inducted into the inaugural class of the Official R&B Music Hall of Fame that took place in Cleveland, OH. at Cleveland St. Univ.

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BBC Reviews

  1. Review of Honey

    Honey 1975

    Reviewed by Daryl Easlea
    A straight-up split between sassy stomps and ultra-mellow grooves.
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