Ecstasy (Ohio Players album)

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Ecstasy
Studio album by Ohio Players
Released September 1973
Genre Soul/Funk
Label Westbound
Producer Ohio Players
Ohio Players chronology
Pleasure
(1972)
Ecstasy
(1973)
Skin Tight
(1974)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars [1]

Ecstasy is the fourth studio album by The Ohio Players and the third released through the Westbound label. The album was produced by the band, and arranged by Walter "Junie" Morrison. The cover photo was taken by Joel Brodsky.

Track listing[edit]

All songs written and composed by Ohio Players, except where noted. 

Side one
No. Title Length
1. "Ecstasy"   2:27
2. "You and Me"   3:12
3. "Not So Sad and Lonely" (Louis Crane, Belda Baine) 3:20
4. "(I Wanna Know) Do You Feel It"   4:23
5. "Black Cat"   4:25
Side two
No. Title Length
6. "Food Stamps Y'all" (Crane, Baine) 3:12
7. "Spinning"   3:04
8. "Sleep Talk"   3:15
9. "Silly Billy"   4:26
10. "Short Change"   2:55

Personnel[edit]

  • Andrew Noland
  • Gregory Webster
  • Walter "Junie" Morrison
  • Leroy "Sugarfoot" Bonner
  • Marshall Jones
  • Ralph "Pee Wee" Middlebrooks

Production[edit]

  • Ohio Players – producers
  • Walter "Junie" Morrison – arrangements
  • David Krieger – art direction
  • Ron Canagata, The Graffiteria – designer
  • Joel Brodsky, Neil Terk – photography
  • Mia Krinsky – album co-ordination
  • Bob Scerbo – art production supervision

Charts[edit]

Chart (1973) Peak
[2]
U.S. Billboard Top LPs 70
U.S. Billboard Top Soul LPs 19
Singles
Year Single Peak chart positions
US
[2]
US
R&B

[2]
1973 "Ecstasy" 31 12
"Sleep Talk"

References[edit]

  1. ^ Henderson, Alex. Ecstasy review at AllMusic. Retrieved 2012-01-15.
  2. ^ a b c "US Charts > Ohio Players". Allmusic. Retrieved 2013-03-30. 

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