Marie Osmonds's son Michael Blosil found dead: Is it the family curse?

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The reality of life as a member of The Osmonds was far from the apple-pie image of the dream American family. At home, Marie had her own bedroom, but the brothers were forced to sleep on military-style iron beds in a bunk-room built onto the house by their father. Every morning at 5.

Mistakes and bad behaviour were punished by beatings. The talented youngsters soon became regulars on U. A few years before Donny became the lead singer, he secretly wrote a letter to his mother at home in the U. Marie and Donny Osmond performing in But George, who died of natural causes in , had trained the other children to spy on their siblings, and intercepted it before Donny could post it. Merrill and Jay, who had never wanted to go into showbusiness in the first place, were instructed to forget their dreams of studying medicine, and instead the children were privately schooled by a series of Mormon teachers.

As the family's success grew, Donny and Marie were given their own television show, and they built a TV studio onto their house in the Mormon state of Utah, from where it was broadcast to millions. But their father's ambition was not matched by financial acumen. By the end of the Seventies, the fallout from these investments coincided with a slide in his offspring's careers. The Donny And Marie Show was cancelled in as record sales dried up. The apartment building that Marie Osmond's son jumped to his death from.

Just a few years later, Donny, who was by now married with a young family, had to resort to playing in front of bored holidaymakers in hotel lobbies with just a keyboard for accompaniment. At his lowest ebb, former pin-up Donny, who's now 52, was advised by Michael Jackson to change his name because, Jackson told him, being an Osmond was 'poison' to his career.

Donny was even told by a former publicist to stage a fake drugs arrest to throw off his squeaky-clean image. Finally, in desperation, Donny released his single Soldier Of Love under a false name.

The single was only a moderate hit, but it was enough for Andrew Lloyd Webber to resurrect Donny's career by offering him the lead role in a Broadway version of Joseph And his Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat.

If that offered some professional respite to Donny, the loss of the family's sizeable fortune led to a series of feuds within the clan which, despite a partial rapprochement, remains a source of tension today. Ill health has also taken its toll, with Merrill suffering from diabetes and heart disease. Wayne, meanwhile, received treatment for a brain tumour in , and Alan has multiple sclerosis.

Jimmy, 46, who had a massive hit with Long-Haired Lover From Liverpool, when he was nine, has managed to rebuild his fortune. Get Me Out of Here! Marie, who quit showbusiness in the early Eighties to launch her own money-spinning range of toy dolls on the QVC shopping channel, returned to performing after appearing as a contestant on U. Marie has three children from two failed marriages and adopted five others, including tragic Michael, with her second husband, Brian Blosil, from whom she was divorced two years ago.

Marie, who like her brothers remains a devout Mormon, admitted in her book Behind The Smile that she had a breakdown following the birth of her younger natural son, Matthew, in Michael, whom she'd adopted as a baby, had a history of mental illness, and two years ago he was admitted to a rehabilitation centre for treatment for drink and drug addiction. Marie, always looking for the silver lining, had hoped for the best. The views expressed in the contents above are those of our users and do not necessarily reflect the views of MailOnline.

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Her father Sherman was a musician and singer; her mother Theresa worked as an accountant. As a child, she imitated Michael Jackson in her mother's high-heeled boots, using a spoon as a make-believe microphone.

As she explained in an appearance on Canada's Much Music television show in January There was a time in my life when I wasn't popular and accepted by kids in school. I was made fun of with braces and kinky hair, and being from a multicultural family, etcetera And it really hurts when you're that age, but later when you get something of your own or you get involved in activities like a sport, you begin to be accepted for what you do, and your personality and who you are, instead of your clothes and how you look and the name designer brands you have on.

As a popular performer, Mya would later draw from her experiences to speak to girls' groups as part of the Secret of Self-Esteem program for adolescents, addressing issues such as body image , peer pressure , and gender stereotypes. Learning steps from music videos landed her a stint from until as a hip-hop dancer for BET 's " Teen Summit ".

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Upon initial release, the album seemed to be suffering the dreaded sophomore slump. The album's first single " The Best of Me ", featuring Jadakiss , under-performed on the charts, not even making it into the pop Top The album's second single, the confrontational " Case of the Ex ", proved to be a different matter and was a dance-heavy jam with attitude on it.

Fear of Flying hit as nearly hard as her debut, staying on the Billboard chart for 52 consecutive weeks. The Diane Warren -penned song was featured during the closing credits of Disney's highly anticipated animated feature, and was worked at Top 40 and Adult Contemporary radio starting June 5, prior to the film's June 15 release date; [28] then she collaborated with singers Christina Aguilera , Lil' Kim , and P!

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Of the three tracks to now achieve this feat, "Marmalade" makes it to the top with the highest audience total million listeners. The foursome was invited to perform at the MTV Movie Awards ; the performance was the show's biggest highlight of the night. She performed her own rendition of Jackson's classic hit The Pleasure Principle. In the following years, she continued appearing in films such as Dirty Dancing: The album sold more than , copies in its first week and peaked at No.

Wo " became a top twenty hit on the Billboard Hot and a summer anthem for women. Moodring stayed on the United States chart for a mere eighteen non-consecutive weeks and went on to be certified gold, selling , copies to date. Originally conceived as a project called Control Freak , the album's first version was actually scheduled for a mid release and involving main production by Scott Storch , Dr.

As a result, the album was never released physically anywhere but in Japan. Prince 's Young Empire Music Group. No release date has been set yet but think an electro - dance - rock vibe. Originally, the track was scheduled for release late but however pushed back into next year. The song appeared on Gervais' album "Miamication" via Ultra Records. In early , E! Online gave an exclusive first-listen preview of " Love Is the Answer ". A second single titled " Runnin' Back " featuring Iyaz was released February Either way, her plan was to get it out before Christmas stating the album is done and my fans want it.

Although the US version was slightly different from the Japan version. The single was released December 6, via iTunes. Harrison began working on her 8th studio album for In an interview with Billboard ' s The Juice , Harrison explained she'll release her next album "when it's ready and supported properly" and is open to working with a major label again, "if a comfortable situation presents itself".

Her priority is serving her fans worldwide now, versus the one-off, independent situation that she have been doing but still going to put out her mixtapes.

She still may do projects in Japan, but her focal point and priority is to bring it back home. Starting in , Harrison released a series of EPs on her independent label Planet 9. With Love , a four-track Valentine's Day EP, was released in February to commemorate the release of her debut single " It's All About Me " and 16th anniversary in the entertainment industry. Harrison released her eighth indie project Smoove Jones on February 14, On October 10, , Harrison released the first single from the project entitled " Welcome To My World " on all digital formats.

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