The Osmonds Live

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The Osmonds Live
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Live album by The Osmonds
Released June 5, 1972
Recorded December 4, 1971; The Forum, Los Angeles, California
Genre Bubblegum pop
Label MGM
Producer Alan Osmond, Michael Lloyd
The Osmonds chronology
Phase III
(1972)Phase III1972
The Osmonds Live
(1972)
Crazy Horses
(1972)Crazy Horses1972
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
AllMusic3.5/5 stars[1]

The Osmonds Live is a live album by The Osmonds and was released in 1972. It reached No. 13 on the Billboard 200 on July 29, 1972.[2] The album was certified Gold by the RIAA on December 30, 1972.

Track listing[edit]

No.TitleWriterLength
1."Motown Special: My World Is Empty Without You/I'm Gonna Make You Love Me/I Can't Get Next to You"Holland–Dozier–Holland/Kenneth Gamble, Jerry Ross/Norman Whitfield, Barrett Strong4:32
2."Double Lovin'"Mickey Buckins, George Jackson1:59
3."Your Song"Elton John, Bernie Taupin2:34
4."Sweet and Innocent"Rick Hall, Billy Sherrill3:00
5."You've Lost That Lovin' Feelin'"Phil Spector, Barry Mann, Cynthia Weil3:33
6."Proud Mary/Free"John Fogerty5:56
7."Go Away Little Girl"Gerry Goffin, Carole King2:10
8."Sometimes I Feel Like a Motherless Child/Where Could I Go But to the Lord?"Traditional/James B. Coats3:48
9."We Gotta Live Together"Buddy Miles4:30
10."Trouble/I Got a Woman"Jerry Leiber, Mike Stoller2:18
11."Hey Girl"Gerry Goffin, Carole King2:50
12."Down by the Lazy River"Alan Osmond, Merrill Osmond2:50
13."Yo-Yo"Joe South2:20
14."One Bad Apple"George Jackson2:30

Personnel[edit]

  • Producer: Alan Osmond, Michael Lloyd
  • Engineer: Ed Greene
  • Anthony Loew, Sam Emerson - photography
  • Recorded in concert at the Forum, Los Angeles, California, December 4, 1971

Charts[edit]

Album[edit]

Chart (1972) Peak
position
Australian Albums (Kent Music Report)[3] 57
Canadian Albums (RPM)[4] 8
UK Albums (OCC)[5] 13
US Billboard 200[6] 13

Certifications[edit]

Country Certification $ Sales
United States Gold $1,000,000

References[edit]

  1. ^ The Osmonds Live at AllMusic
  2. ^ Osmonds 1972 Timeline
  3. ^ Kent, David (1993). Australian Chart Book 1970–1992 (doc). Australian Chart Book, St Ives, NSW. ISBN 0-646-11917-6. 
  4. ^ "RPM: The Osmonds (albums)". RPM Magazine. Archived from the original on April 13, 2017. Retrieved April 13, 2017. 
  5. ^ "The Osmonds Chart History". Official Charts Company. Retrieved April 13, 2017. 
  6. ^ "The Osmonds US Chart History". Billboard. Retrieved April 13, 2017.