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The Osmonds Story

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1972 will surely go down in pop history as the year The Osmonds came to town. When they took part in the Jimmy Young Show, their fans tried to storm Broadcasting House. Mayfair's telephone exchange was thrown into confusion as thousands of weeny-boppers dialled the special answering-service set up to give callers the latest information about their tour. Their London hotel was under siege for a week.
Now, for the first time in Britain, The Osmonds - DONNY, ALAN, JIMMY, JAY, MERRILL and WAYNE - tell their own story in words and music on Radio London's exclusive documentary. The programme includes the hit sounds of 1972 and tracks from their brand-new Crazy Horses album, to be released in 1973 Introduced by DAVID CARTER

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