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Donny Osmond

Birth name Donald Clark Osmond
Born December 9, 1957 (1957-12-09) (age 49)
Flag of the United StatesOgden, UtahUSA
Years active 1961-present

Donald Clark 'Donny' Osmond (born December 9, 1957) is an American entertainer. He is a singer, musician, actor and former teen idol. He has also been a talk show and game show host, record producer, race car driver and author. He is known for being half of the brother-sister singing act Donny & Marie and a member of the "Osmond Brothers" singing group. Image File history File links Metadata No higher resolution available. ... is the 343rd day of the year (344th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1957 (MCMLVII) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link displays the 1957 Gregorian calendar). ... Image File history File links This is a lossless scalable vector image. ... Ogden sign over Washington Boulevard at the Ogden River; toward downtown Ogden is the county seat of Weber County,GR6 Utah, United States. ... Year 1961 (MCMLXI) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 343rd day of the year (344th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1957 (MCMLVII) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link displays the 1957 Gregorian calendar). ... For other uses, see Singer (disambiguation). ... For other uses, see Actor (disambiguation). ... For other uses, see Teen idol (disambiguation). ... A talk show (U.S.) or chat show (Brit. ... Quiz show redirects here. ... In the music industry, a record producer (or music producer) has many roles, among them controlling the recording sessions, coaching and guiding the musicians, organizing and scheduling production budget and resources, and supervising the recording, mixing and mastering processes. ... For the talk show, see Donny & Marie (1998 TV series). ...

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Biography

Early life

Osmond was born in Ogden, Utah, to Olive May Davis and George Virl Osmond. He is the brother of Alan, Jay, Jimmy, Merrill, Wayne, Marie, Tom, and Virl Osmond. Alan, Jay, Merrill, Wayne, and Donny were members of the popular singing group The Osmonds (also known as The Osmond Brothers). Ogden sign over Washington Boulevard at the Ogden River; toward downtown Ogden is the county seat of Weber County,GR6 Utah, United States. ... This article is about the U.S. state. ... Olive Osmond (born Olive May Davis in Samaria, Idaho on May 4, 1925 - May 9, 2004 in Provo, Utah) was the matriarch of the American Osmond singing family, and mother of entertainers Donny Osmond and Marie Osmond. ... George Virl Osmond (October 13, 1917 – November 6, 2007) was the patriarch of the Osmond family. ... Alan Osmond (born June 22, 1949) was a member of the 1970s group The Osmonds. ... The Osmonds are an American family pop group who achieved enormous worldwide success as teenybopper idols in the 1970s. ... James Jimmy Arthur Osmond (born April 16, 1963 in Canoga Park, California) is a singer, actor, and businessman. ... Merrill Davis Osmond (born April 30, 1953) was the lead singer of the 1970s music group The Osmonds. ... Wayne Osmond (1951 - present) is the second oldest of the original Osmond Brothers singers. ... Olive Marie Osmond (born October 13, 1959 in Ogden, Utah) is an American actress, singer, and a member of the show business family, The Osmonds. ... The Osmonds are an American family pop group who achieved enormous worldwide success as teenage music idols in the 1970s. ...


Osmond recently traced his family ancestry back to Merthyr Tydfil in Wales; his journey was documented by a BBC Wales program, "Donny Osmond Coming Home".[1] On the BBC One Show with Adrian Chiles and Christine Bleakley (usually Myleene Klass), a plaque was unveiled in the town saying roughly ' This plaque commemorates the ancestors of Donny Osmond' Merthyr Tydfil (Welsh: ) is a town and county borough in Wales, with a population of about 55,000. ... This article is about the country. ... BBC Wales (Welsh: ) is a division of the British Broadcasting Corporation for Wales. ... For the BBC radio station, see BBC Radio 1. ...


Career

After seeing the Osmond Brothers (Alan, Wayne, Merrill & Jay) perform at Disneyland as a barbershop quartet the father of Andy Williams asked the boys to audition for The Andy Williams Show. They became regulars on the show and gained popularity quickly. Donny made his debut on the show at the age of 4 singing "You Are My Sunshine". The brothers continued to perform on the show throughout the 60's along with their brother Jimmy and sister Marie. Disneyland is a theme park that is located at 1313 South Harbor Boulevard in Anaheim, California, USA. It opened on July 17, 1955. ... Barbershop harmony is a style of unaccompanied vocal music characterized by consonant four-part chords for every melody note in a predominantly homophonic texture. ... For other persons named Andrew Williams, see Andrew Williams (disambiguation). ... The Andy Williams Show was a television variety show which ran from 1957 to 1971 (alternating during the summer of 1970 with Andy Williams Presents Ray Stevens), and a short-lived run in syndication, beginning in the fall of 1976. ...


Donny became a teen idol in the early 1970s as a solo singer, in addition to performing with his older brothers. He and David Cassidy were easily the biggest "Cover Boy" pop stars for Tiger Beat magazine in the early 70's. His solo songs "Go Away Little Girl" (1971) and "Puppy Love" (1972) vaulted him into international fame. The fame was further advanced by his appearance on the "Here's Lucy" show, where he sang "Too Young" to Lucille Ball's niece played by Eve Plumb. The 1970s decade refers to the years from 1970 to 1979, also called The Seventies. ... Tiger Beat is a longtime top selling American teen magazine. ... Go Away, Little Girl is a popular song written by Gerry Goffin and Carole King. ... Puppy Love is a popular song written by Paul Anka. ... Lucille Désirée Ball (August 6, 1911 – April 26, 1989) was an iconic American comedian, actress and star of the landmark sitcoms I Love Lucy, The Lucy Show, and Heres Lucy. ... Not to be confused with Eves Plum, the rock group. ...


In the mid '70s, he teamed up with his younger sister, Marie. After being seen co-hosting an episode of the "Mike Douglas Show", Donny & Marie were offered a show of their own, "The Donny & Marie Show." The duo recorded several albums together prior to and while starring in their own television variety series which aired on ABC between 1976 and 1979. The Mike Douglas Show was a popular and long-running American daytime television talk show starring singer Mike Douglas. ... This article is about the American broadcast network. ... Year 1976 Pick up sticks(MCMLXXVI) was a leap year starting on Thursday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Also: 1979 by Smashing Pumpkins. ...


His first foray into Broadway musical theatre, playing the title role in Little Johnny Jones in a Broadway revival, ended in dismal failure with the production opening and closing on the same night in March 1982, Little Johnny Jones was a Broadway musical that opened at the Liberty Theatre on November 7, 1904. ...


Osmond had to work to re-invent himself as a solo artist and get away from the "goodie two shoes" image created by the T.V. series. He spent several years as a performer, before collaborating with Peter Gabriel and returning to the US charts in 1989 with the song "Soldier Of Love" and its follow-up "Sacred Emotion". The campaign to market "Soldier Of Love" received a lot of airplay with the singer being presented as a 'mystery artist', before his identity was later revealed.[2] Peter Brian Gabriel (born 13 February 1950, in Cobham,[1] Surrey, England) is an English musician. ... For other uses of terms redirecting here, see US (disambiguation), USA (disambiguation), and United States (disambiguation) Motto In God We Trust(since 1956) (From Many, One; Latin, traditional) Anthem The Star-Spangled Banner Capital Washington, D.C. Largest city New York City National language English (de facto)1 Demonym American... Year 1989 (MCMLXXXIX) was a common year starting on Sunday (link displays 1989 Gregorian calendar). ...


Donny was often reluctant to perform his earliest songs, in particular "Go Away Little Girl", but was convinced to sing the song live for KLOS-FM's 'Mark & Brian Christmas Show' on December 21, 1990.


Osmond found success in musical theater through much of the 1990s when he starred in Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat for over 2,000 performances. During this period, he suffered from Social Phobia or Social Anxiety Disorder. Social Anxiety Disorder is a mental illness that affects how a person interacts with other people. In Donny's case he felt light-headed and extremely nervous during his performances.[3] Musical theater (or theatre) is a form of theatre combining music, songs, dance, and spoken dialogue. ... For the band, see 1990s (band). ... Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat is the second musical theatre show written by the team of Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice, and their first performed. ... Social anxiety, sometimes known as social phobia or social anxiety disorder (SAD), is a common form of anxiety disorder that causes sufferers to experience intense anxiety in some or all of the social interactions and public events of everyday life. ...


Donny was the guest vocalist on Dweezil Zappa's star-studded version of the Bee Gees' "Stayin' Alive" which appeared on Dweezil's 1991 album 'Confessions'. The song also included guitar solos from Zakk Wylde, Steve Lukather, Warren DeMartini, Nuno Bettencourt and Tim Pierce.


Donny co-hosted a talk show with his sister, in 1998, also called Donny And Marie. The show ran for two seasons, and marked the first time the brother and sister had professionally been together in twenty years. Though ratings were high and they were nominated for an award as best talk show, the series was canceled. One of the 1999 episodes of the show, featuring Jefferson Starship promoting their album Windows Of Heaven, has since become a classic among Starship fans, with Donny and Marie performing Volunteers live with Jefferson Starship. Year 1998 (MCMXCVIII) was a common year starting on Thursday (link will display full 1998 Gregorian calendar). ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ...


Donny went on to host Pyramid in two countries -- a syndicated television game show that ran two seasons in the US, from 2002-2004, and a British version of Pyramid on Challenge in 2007. This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Also see: 2002 (number). ... Year 2004 (MMIV) was a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... For other uses, see Challenge (disambiguation). ...


Within the past few years, he has released a Christmas album, an album of his favorite Broadway songs, and a compilation of popular love songs; his voice can also be heard in the Disney animated film Mulan, in which he sings "I'll Make A Man Out Of You". In 2004, Donny returned to the UK Top 10 for the first time as a solo artist since 1973, with the George Benson-sampling "Breeze On By," co-written with former teen idol Gary Barlow, from the 1990's UK boy band Take That, reaching number 8. In the animated television series Johnny Bravo, Osmond voiced himself as a recurring character. He has also done guest spots on numerous other television shows such as "Friends" and "Diagnosis Murder" For other uses, see Christmas (disambiguation). ... For other uses of Broadway, see Broadway. ... Disney redirects here. ... This article is about the film Mulan. For the legendary person, see Hua Mulan. ... Year 2004 (MMIV) was a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... For the song by James Blunt, see 1973 (song). ... George Benson (b. ... Gary Barlow (born January 20, 1971 in Frodsham, Cheshire, England) is an English singer, pianist, songwriter, bandleader and producer. ... Year 1990 (MCMXC) was a common year starting on Monday (link displays the 1990 Gregorian calendar). ... A boy band is a type of pop group featuring three or more young male singers. ... Take That are a British pop boy band formed by Nigel Martin Smith in Manchester in 1990. ... Johnny Bravo is an American animated television series created by Van Partible. ... For friendship, see friendship. ... Diagnosis: Murder is a one-hour mystery series, starring Dick Van Dyke as Dr. Mark Sloan, a physician who occasionally works for the police department as a consultant. ...


Donny can be seen dancing in the music video of "Weird Al" Yankovic's song "White & Nerdy". The song is a parody of Chamillionaire's "Ridin'", and is on Yankovic's 2006 album Straight Outta Lynwood. In the video, Osmond's role is analogous to that of Krayzie Bone's role in Chamillionaire's "Ridin'". Weird Al asked Donny to appear because he was the 'whitest guy' he could think of.[4] This article is about the musician himself. ... Straight Outta Lynwood track listing White & Nerdy Pancreas Canadian Idiot Ill Sue Ya Polkarama! Virus Alert Confessions Part III Weasel Stomping Day Close But No Cigar Do I Creep You Out Trapped in the Drive-Thru Dont Download This Song White & Nerdy is the second single from Weird... Hakeem Seriki (born November 28, 1979)better known by his stage name Chamillionaire (pronounced Ka-MIL-yin-air, IPA: , a portmanteau of chameleon and millionaire) is an American rapper (and often singer) and the CEO of Chamillitary Entertainment. ... Ridin is the second single from Chamillionaires album, The Sound of Revenge, and features a guest rap by Krayzie Bone. ... Year 2006 (MMVI) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Singles from Straight Outta Lynwood Released: August 21, 2006 Released: September 12, 2006 Released: September 26, 2006 Released: March 19, 2007 Straight Outta Lynwood is the twelfth album by Weird Al Yankovic. ... This article contains a trivia section. ... Hakeem Seriki (born November 28, 1979)better known by his stage name Chamillionaire (pronounced Ka-MIL-yin-air, IPA: , a portmanteau of chameleon and millionaire) is an American rapper (and often singer) and the CEO of Chamillitary Entertainment. ... Ridin is the second single from Chamillionaires album, The Sound of Revenge, and features a guest rap by Krayzie Bone. ...


He returned to Broadway on September 19, 2006, in the role of Gaston in Disney's Beauty And The Beast. He was scheduled to perform for nine weeks but due to popular demand he extended his run through December 24th. Liz Smith, of the New York Post wrote "I am here to tell you he is charmingly campy, good-looking and grand as the villain "Gaston," patterned after our old friend Elvis and noting "Donny is divine". On July 29, 2007, Osmond played Gaston again for the final performance of Beauty And The Beast'.[5] For other uses of Broadway, see Broadway. ... For other uses, see September (disambiguation). ... Year 2006 (MMVI) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Disney may refer to: The Walt Disney Company and its divisions, including Walt Disney Pictures. ... For other uses, see Beauty and the Beast (disambiguation). ... Look up December in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... The New York Post is the 13th-oldest newspaper published in the United States and the oldest to have been published continually as a daily. ... is the 210th day of the year (211th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era in the 21st century. ... For other uses, see Beauty and the Beast (disambiguation). ...


Donny and Marie were part of a Pepsi Twist commercial in 2006 with the Osbournes (Ozzy Osbourne and family). Pepsi Twist is a lemon flavored cola, marketed by PepsiCo as an alternative to regular Pepsi. ... Year 2006 (MMVI) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Ozzy redirects here. ...


Osmond returned to ABC as host of The Great American Dream Vote, a prime-time reality/game show that debuted in March, 2007. The return would prove short-lived; after earning lackluster ratings in its first two episodes, the program was canceled.[6] The American Broadcasting Company (ABC) is a television and radio network in the United States. ... The Great American Dream Vote is a Variety show. ... // This article is about the genre of TV shows. ... Quiz show redirects here. ... For other uses, see March (disambiguation). ... Year 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD/CE era in the 21st century. ...


Donny Osmond currently hosts the British version of the game show Identity on BBC Two during the daytime. This is his second game show hosting stint in the UK; his first is Pyramid Game on Challenge starting in May 2007. Identity is a game show, hosted by Penn Jillette and produced by Reveille where contestants can win money by matching 12 strangers one-by-one to phrases about their identities. ... For the BBC radio station, see BBC Radio 2. ...


Osmond has also been tapped by CBS to host a revival of Name That Tune in 2007 or 2008. Name That Tune was a television game show that put two contestants against each other to test their knowledge of songs. ...


In early 2007, Osmond released the CD Love Songs of the Seventies, featuring romantic songs from that era. Also,currently his new album Love Songs of the 70's reached the billboard charts at #27.


He also hosts a daily radio feature[1]"Donny Osmond's 8 Track Playback"[2]on radio stations across the country, such as KOSY/Salt Lake, CKWW/Detroit, WLQT/Dayton, WFGR/Grand Rapids, WJLT/Evansville, and many others.


Personal Life

Osmond married Debra Glenn on May 8 1978 at the LDS Temple in Salt Lake City, Utah. Together they have five sons: Donald Clark Osmond (b. July 31, 1979), Jeremy James Osmond (b. June 8, 1981), Brandon Michael Osmond (b. January 29, 1985), Joshua Davis Osmond (b. February 16, 1998), and Christopher Glen Osmond (b. December 12, 1990).


Donny Osmond became a first-time grandfather on August 21 2005 when his son third son Jeremy married Melissa and had grandson Dylan Osmond. Dylan weighed 7lbs 9 oz. and was 19.5 inches long.


Osmond, like the rest of his family, is a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. He received some criticism from members for not serving a mission as his religion encourages, but most of the furor over this lack of service has died down[citation needed]. In retrospect, he states, "It would have been nice to be able to have served a regular full-time mission, but when I was of that age, my career was such that everyone, including my parents and the leaders of the church, thought that I could do a lot of good in the world by continuing being in the public eye, by living an exemplary life and sharing my beliefs in every way that I could" [7]. He continues sharing his beliefs in an extensive letters-and-comments portion of his website[8]. For other uses, see Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (disambiguation). ... For other uses, see Missionary (disambiguation). ...


His mother Olive Osmond suffered from a stroke on 13 November 01. She died on 9 May 2004 at age 79 from stroke complications. On 6 November 07 Donny's father George Osmond, died of natural causes/old age; he was 90. Olive Osmond (born Olive May Davis in Samaria, Idaho on May 4, 1925 - May 9, 2004 in Provo, Utah) was the matriarch of the American Osmond singing family, and mother of entertainers Donny Osmond and Marie Osmond. ... For other uses, see Stroke (disambiguation). ... George Virl Osmond (October 13, 1917 – November 6, 2007) was the patriarch of the Osmond family. ...


Osmond has situs inversus, a condition in which the internal organs are flipped relative to the normal position; this only came to light when an attack of appendicitis went undiagnosed because the pain was on the left-hand side rather than the right[citation needed]. Situs inversus (also called situs transversus) is a rare congenital condition in which the major visceral organs are reversed or mirrored from their normal positions. ... Appendicitis (or epityphlitis) is a condition characterized by inflammation of the appendix[1]. While mild cases may resolve without treatment, most require removal of the inflamed appendix, either by laparotomy or laparoscopy. ...


Discography (solo, unless otherwise stated)

  • Love Songs of the 70's (2007)
  • What I Meant To Say (2004)
  • Love Songs (Donny & Marie Osmond, 2004)
  • Osmondmania! The Osmond Family's Greatest Hits (2003)
  • Ultimate Collection (Osmonds) (2003)
  • Somewhere In Time (2002)
  • The Singles (Osmonds, 2002)
  • The Singles (2002)
  • The Best Of Donny Osmond: The Millennium Collection (2002)
  • The Best Of The Osmonds: The Millennium Collection (2002)
  • The Best Of Donny And Marie: The Millennium Collection (2002)
  • This Is The Moment (2001)
  • The All-Time Greatest Hits of the Osmond family (2000)
  • Four (1997)
  • Christmas At Home (Donny Osmond, 1997)
  • The Best Of Donny Osmond" (1996)
  • The Very Best Of The Osmonds (1996)
  • 25 Hits (Donny Osmond, 1995)
  • 21 Hits (Osmonds, 1995)
  • Best Of Donny Osmond (1994)
  • Greatest Hits (1992)
  • Eyes Don't Lie (1990)
  • Donny Osmond (1989)
  • America Fest (Osmonds, 1984)
  • Goin' Coconuts (Donny & Marie Osmond, 1978)
  • Greatest Hits (Osmonds, 1977)
  • A Winning Combination (Donny & Marie Osmond, 1977)
  • New Season (Donny & Marie Osmond, 1977)
  • Donald Clark Osmond (1977)
  • The Osmond Christmas Album (1976)
  • Disco Train (1976)
  • Brainstorm (Osmonds, 1976)
  • Just For You (1975)
  • Around The World, Live In Concert (Osmonds, 1975)
  • I'm Still Gonna Need You (Osmonds, 1975)
  • Make The World Go Away (Donny & Marie Osmond, 1975)
  • Donny & Marie - Featuring Songs From Their Television Show (Donny & Marie Osmond, 1975)
  • Donny (1974)
  • Mexico (1974)
  • Japan (1974)
  • Love Me For A Reason (Osmonds, 1974)
  • I'm Leaving It All Up To You (Donny & Marie Osmond, 1974)
  • Collector's Edition (Osmonds, 1974)
  • Superstar (1973)
  • A Time For Us (1973)
  • Perfect (1973)
  • Alone Together (1973)
  • The Plan (Osmonds, 1973)
  • My Best To You (1972)
  • Live (Osmonds, 1972)
  • Too Young (1972)
  • Crazy Horses (Osmonds, 1972)
  • Portrait Of Donny (1972)
  • Phase III (Osmonds, 1971)
  • Homemade (Osmonds, 1971)
  • To You With Love (1971)
  • The Donny Osmond Album (1971)
  • Osmonds (Osmonds, 1971)

Various Artists Im Leaving It All Up To You is a debut album by Donny & Marie Osmond, released in 1974 (see 1974 in music). ...

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat is the second musical theatre show written by the team of Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice, and their first performed. ...

Charted singles

Year Song UK US Hot 100 US AC
1971 "Sweet and Innocent" - 7 -
1971 "Go Away Little Girl" - 1 14
1971 "Hey Girl"1 - 9 21
1972 "Puppy Love" 1 3 -
1972 "Too Young" 5 13 23
1972 "Why 3 13 19
1973 "The Twelfth of Never" 1 8 7
1973 "Young Love" 1 25 26
1973 "A Million to One" - 23 -
1973 "When I Fall in Love" 4 55 31
1973 "Are You Lonesome Tonight?" - 14 -
1974 "I'm Leaving It (All) Up to You" (with Marie Osmond) 2 4 1
1974 "Morning Side of the Mountain" (with Marie Osmond) 5 8 1
1974 "Where Did All the Good Times Go" 18 - -
1975 "I Have a Dream" - 50 45
1975 "Make the World Go Away" (with Marie Osmond) 18 44 31
1975 "Deep Purple" (with Marie Osmond) 25 14 8
1976 "C'mon Marianne" - 38 25
1976 "Ain't Nothing Like the Real Thing" (with Marie Osmond) - 21 17
1977 "You've Got Me Dangling on a String"³ - 109 -
1977 "(You're My) Soul and Inspiration" (with Marie Osmond) - 38 18
1978 "On the Shelf" (with Marie Osmond) - 38 25
1987 "I'm in It for Love" 70 - -
1988 "Soldier of Love" 29 2 20
1988 "If It's Love That You Want" 70 - -
1989 "Sacred Emotion" - 13 4
1989 "Hold On" - 73 -
1990 "I'll Be Good to You" - - 10
1990 "My Love Is a Fire" 64 21 -
1991 "Sure Lookin'" - 54 -
1991 "Love Will Survive" - - 24
2004 "Breeze On By" (with Jonathan Ernest) 8 - 37

1"I Knew You When" charted as a tagalong b-side of "Hey Girl" on the Hot 100.
²"Lonely Boy" charted as a tagalong b-side of "Why" on the Hot 100.
³"You've Got Me Dangling on a String" did not chart on Billboard's Hot 100, but peaked at number nine on the Bubbling Under Hot 100 Singles chart. “Hot 100” redirects here. ... The Adult Contemporary chart (formerly known as Adult Contemporary Singles) lists the most popular songs weekly calculated by airplay and occasionally sales. ... Go Away, Little Girl is a popular song written by Gerry Goffin and Carole King. ... Hey Girl was the fourth song release by popular British R&B group The Small Faces the song reached number ten in the UK Singles Charts, 1966. ... Puppy Love is a popular song written by Paul Anka. ... Too Young is a popular song. ... Why is a popular hit song. ... The Twelfth of Never was a popular song recorded by Johnny Mathis and later by Donny Osmond. ... Young Love is a popular song. ... When I Fall in Love is a popular song, written by Edward Heyman and Victor Young. ... Are You Lonesome Tonight? is a popular song. ... Olive Marie Osmond (born October 13, 1959 in Ogden, Utah) is an American actress, singer, and a member of the show business family, The Osmonds. ... Make the World Go Away is a famous Country/Pop song that was written by Hank Cochran and was recorded and became a hit for Eddy Arnold in 1965. ... Deep Purple was the biggest hit written by pianist Peter De Rose, who broadcast, 1923 to 1939, with May Singhi as The Sweethearts of the Air on the NBC radio network. ... Cmon Marianne is the name of a song composed by L. Russell Brown and Raymond Bloodworth and popularized by The Four Seasons in 1967. ... Aint Nothing Like the Real Thing was a 1968 hit for soul music legends Marvin Gaye and Tammi Terrell. ... (Youve Got Me) Dangling On A String is a pop song performed by Donny Osmond. ... (Youre My) Soul My Inspiration was the first major hit for the Righteous Brothers after parting ways with their long time producer, Phil Spector, as well as the title track to the album [1]. After leaving Spectors Philles Records in late 1965, citing personal difficulties with the producer... On The Shelf is a disco-dance song from in the 1978 motion picture soundtrack of Goin Coconuts featuring Donny and Marie Osmond. ... Im In It For Love was a pop song performed Donny Osmond and released as a 7 single in the U.K. by Virgin Records, in 1987. ... Soldier of Love was a hit record for Donny Osmond in 1988. ... If Its Loving That You Want is the secound single form Reggae/R&B singer Rihanna, the single was produced by SRP label management. ... Sacred Emotion is a pop ballad performed by Donny Osmond. ... Hold On is an energized pop song performed by Donny Osmond. ... Ill Be Good To You is a pop ballad performed by Donny Osmond. ... My Love Is A Fire is a pop song performed by Donny Osmond. ... Sure Lookin is a pop song performed by Donny Osmond, a track from The Best of Donny Osmond released in May 1994. ... Love Will Survive is a pop song performed by Donny Osmond, and released in his October 1990 album Eyes Dont Lie. The single reached #24 in Billboards Adult Contemporary chart in 1991. ... Breeze On By is a smooth-jazz pop song co-written and performed by Donny Osmond, influenced by George Bensons 80s hit Breezin. Breeze On By is from the December 2004 Donny Osmond album What I Meant To Say. The single reached #37 in Billboards Adult Contemporary chart... In recorded music, the terms A-side and B-side refer to the two sides of 7 inch vinyl records on which singles have been released since the 1950s. ... Lonely Boy is the name of a song written and recorded by Paul Anka in 1959. ... In recorded music, the terms A-side and B-side refer to the two sides of 7 inch vinyl records on which singles have been released since the 1950s. ... The Bubbling Under Hot 100 Singles is a chart released weekly by Billboard in the United States. ...


References

  1. ^ Donny Osmond Coming Home from the BBC
  2. ^ Gold, Tayna. I hated being me, says former teen idol Donny Osmond. Daily Mail. 05 Oct 2007. Accessed 21 Nov 2007. "In 1988, after nearly ten years of playing high school halls, and waiting, Donny's promoter released Soldier Of Love as a mystery song - they played the song without revealing Donny as the singer."
  3. ^ Donny Osmond Joins ADAA Board as Honorary Member from the Anxiety Disorders Association of America website
  4. ^ The Weird Al Yankovic interview, by Robert Berry, September 27, 2006, retrocrush.com
  5. ^ Donny Osmond to Return to 'Beauty' for Final Performance, April 25, 2007, BroadwayWorld.com
  6. ^ ABC dumps Donny Osmond-hosted TV show, by Steve Gorman, Mar 30, 2007, Reuters
  7. ^ http://www.donny.com
  8. ^ My Beliefs on official website of Donny Osmond

For other uses, see BBC (disambiguation). ... The Anxiety Disorders Association of America (ADAA) is the only U.S. nonprofit organization solely dedicated to increasing awareness and improving the diagnosis, treatment, and cure of anxiety disorders. ... Reuters Group plc (LSE: RTR and NASDAQ: RTRSY); pronounced is known as a financial market data provider and a news service that provides reports from around the world to newspapers and broadcasters. ...

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