Marie Osmond Biography
Olive Marie Osmond is an American singer, actress, doll designer, and a member of the show business family the Osmonds. She was born on October 13, 1959 in Ogden, Utah to Olive May and George Virl Osmond. She is the only daughter in a family of nine children. Her brothers are Virl, Tom, Alan, Wayne, Merrill, Jay, Donny and Jimmy Osmond.
She became a household name in the ’70s as both a country singer and the co-host of Donny & Marie, a variety show in which she appeared with her brother.
Her debut single Paper Roses reached the #1 spot on two Billboard charts, a feat that not only placed her among an elite class of musical royalty, but instantly catapulted her into international superstardom.
Since then, she has garnered two Grammy nominations, a CMA Vocal Duo of the Year award, numerous Billboard chart-topping singles and albums, and three New York Times Bestselling books.
She has entertained hundreds of millions people through film, television, radio, literature, live concerts and Broadway performances. She continues to tour the world, perform with her brother Donny at the Flamingo Hotel’s Donny & Marie Showroom in Las Vegas and has helped raise over 5 billion dollars to date as co-founder of Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals, helping 11 million children annually.
Her celebrity has influenced countless audiences and benefited an innumerable amount of lives worldwide. Music Is Medicine marks her latest and perhaps most important studio release. Enlisting the expertise of veteran Country/Pop/Latin producer Jason Deere, Marie captures her expected contemporary style, mixing it with new flavors and notable guest artists such as Olivia Newton-John, Diamond Rio, SisQó (Dru Hill), John Rich (Big & Rich), Marty Roe, and Alex Boyé.
Marie Osmond Age
She was born on October 13, 1959.
Marie Osmond Husband – Marie Osmond Marriages
Marie’s her first husband was Stephen Lyle Craig. She welcomed her first child, son with him in 1983. After she divorced her first husband, Marie later tied the knot with Brian Blosil in 1986 and soon gave birth to the couple’s two biological children, Rachael and Matthew. She and Brian also adopted five kids; Jessica, Michael, Brandon, Brianna, and Abigail.
Marie Osmond Son Death
Her son Michael Blosil commited suicide in 2010 at the age of 18.
Marie Osmond Children
Marie Osmond grew up in a huge family, and she went on to have eight children of her own: Stephen, Rachael, Matthew, Jessica, Brandon, Michael, Brianna, and Abigail.
Marie Osmond Wedding
Marie Osmond told Closer Weekly that she is happy with Steve Craig who she married for the second time in 2011.
They were first wed from 1982 to 1985. The couple tied the knot again in Las Vegas at a Mormom temple then had the reception at their Nevada home.
Marie Osmond Net Worth
She has an estimated net worth of $17 million.
Marie Osmond Weight Loss
In 2007, Marie hit her highest weight of 165 pounds. Two years later, she’s shed 45 pounds with the help of the NutriSystem diet plan and has traded in her size 12–14 clothes for sizes 2–4.
Marie Osmond Dolls
In 1991, Osmond debuted her doll line on QVC. While QVC continues to be a primary source of distribution for her dolls, Osmond also carries her line in retail stores, through Internet sales in the United States and worldwide, and direct response. Her first sculpture, a toddler doll she created and named after her mother, “Olive May”. set a collectible record on QVC. Since then, Osmond has sculpted several dolls, including “Remember Me”, “Baby Adora Belle”, “Kissy and Huggs” and her hallmark doll “Adora Belle”. In 2009, Osmond debuted her dolls on The Shopping Channel in Canada. In 2009, a 16″ vinyl Fashion Doll of Marie Osmond “Grand Finale Fashion” was debuted at Osmond’s 50th birthday party in Las Vegas in celebration of her 50th birthday. Osmond’s doll collection has garnered numerous award nominations, including “Trendsetter of the Year” and Dolls magazine’s “Awards of Excellence.”
Marie Osmond Songs
- Paper Roses
- Deep Purple
- There’s No Stoppin’ Your Heart
- Read My Lips
- Soul and Inspiration
- A Little Bit Country, a Little Bit Rock ‘n’ Roll
- In My Little Corner of the World
- Everybody’s Crazy ‘Bout My Baby
- I Only Wanted You
- Until I Fall in Love Again
- It Takes Two
- Baby You’re Crazy
- I’ll Be Faithful to You
- Take Me Back Again
- Like a Hurricane
- May Tomorrow Be a Perfect Day
- Then There’s You
- A” My Name Is Alice
- Give Me a Good Song
- Living on My Suspicion
- True Love Lasts Forever
- A Beautiful Life
- Least of All You
- Lonely as the Night Is Long
- Everything Good Reminds Me Of You
- Ain’t Nothing Like The Real Thing
- My Home Town Boy
- Please Tell Him That I Said Hello
- Winning Combination
- Baby, I’m Sold on You
- You’re My Superman
- One of These Days