Release Date

November 1, 1974

“Fire” is a song by R&B/funk band Ohio Players. The song was the opening track from the album of the same name and hit No. 1 on both the Billboard Hot 100 and the Hot Soul Singles chart in early 1975. It spent two weeks atop the soul chart. “Fire” was the Ohio Players’ only entry on the new disco/dance chart, where it peaked at No. 10. The song is considered to be the band’s signature song along with “Love Rollercoaster”.