The Ohio Players

1959-
Marshall "Rock" JonesBass guitar1959-1984
James "Diamond" WilliamsDrums, vocals1974-
Billy BeckKeyboards1974-
Leroy "Sugarfoot" BonnerGuitar, lead vocals1964-1997
Ralph "Pee Wee" MiddlebrooksTrumpet, trombone1959-1984
Clarence "Satch" SatchellSaxophone, flute1959-1980
Marvin "Merv" PierceTrumpet, trombone1972-1982
Walter "Junie" MorrisonKeyboards, lead vocals1970-1974
Cornelius JohnsonDrums1959-1964
Greg WebsterDrums1964-1974

The Ohio Players Song list

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Rickie Lee Jones

Rickie Lee JonesSongwriter Interviews

Rickie Lee Jones on songwriting, social media, and how she's handling Trump.

Deconstructing Doors Songs With The Author Of The Doors Examined

Deconstructing Doors Songs With The Author Of The Doors ExaminedSong Writing

Doors expert Jim Cherry, author of The Doors Examined, talks about some of their defining songs and exposes some Jim Morrison myths.

Songs in Famous Movie Scenes: '80s Edition

Songs in Famous Movie Scenes: '80s EditionMusic Quiz

You know the scenes - Tom Cruise in his own pants-off dance off, Molly Ringwald celebrating her birthday - but do you remember what song is playing?

Kip Winger

Kip WingerSongwriter Interviews

The Winger frontman reveals the Led Zeppelin song he cribbed for "Seventeen," and explains how his passion for orchestra music informs his songwriting.

Terry Jacks ("Seasons in the Sun")

Terry Jacks ("Seasons in the Sun")Songwriter Interviews

Inspired by his dear friend, "Seasons in the Sun" paid for Terry's boat, which led him away from music and into a battle with Canadian paper mills.

Susanna Hoffs - "Eternal Flame"

Susanna Hoffs - "Eternal Flame"They're Playing My Song

The Prince-penned "Manic Monday" was the first song The Bangles heard coming from a car radio, but "Eternal Flame" is closest to Susanna's heart, perhaps because she sang it in "various states of undress."