Donald Clark Osmond (born December 9, 1957) is an American singer, dancer, actor and former teen idol. Osmond first gained fame performing with four of his elder brothers as the Osmonds, earning several top ten hits and gold albums. Then, in the early 1970s, Osmond began a solo career, earning several additional top ten hits, including “Go Away Little Girl,” (U.S. #1) “Puppy Love,” (U.S. #3) and later, “Soldier of Love” (U.S. #2). He also recorded the popular song “I’ll Make a Man Out of You” for the 1998 Disney film Mulan.
For more than 40 years, he and younger sister Marie have also gained fame as Donny & Marie, partly due to the success of their 1976–79 self-titled variety series, which aired on ABC and a string of gold records. The duo also hosted a syndicated and Daytime Emmy Award-nominated 1998–2000 talk show. Most recently, Donny & Marie headlined an award-winning 11-year Las Vegas residency at the Flamingo Las Vegas (2008-2019) during which time the showroom was renamed the “Donny and Marie Theater” in their honor.Osmond also successfully competed on two reality TV shows, winning season 9 of Dancing with the Stars and being named runner-up for season 1 of The Masked Singer.