Teen Idols From The '70s: Where Are They Now?
Everybody remembers their favourite ‘70s teen idols. Find out what those stars are up to today.
1. Donny Osmond
One of the most popular teen idols from the 1970s, Donny Osmond has also been one of the most successful. After a very successful ‘Donny & Marie in Las Vegas’ show, he went on to win a series of ‘Dancing with the Stars’ in America. Donny shows no signs of slowing down and continues to perform to this legions of fans!
2. David Essex
Essex has continued to produce and perform music, although he received a new set of fans after taking a role in TV soap opera Eastenders in 2011. More recently, he has been on tour with fellow 1970s friends, Showaddywaddy and The Osmonds.
3. Les McKeown
As lead singer of the Bay City Rollers, McKeown saw them through their most successful period. After a long battle with alcoholism, McKeown is back performing on stage – most recently, he performed on the ‘Once In A Lifetime’ tour with fellow ‘70s teen idol, David Essex.
4. David Cassidy
Although Cassidy is still performing live across the world, he hasn't had the easiest of times. In 2013, he separated from his third wife and early in 2014, he was arrested for drinking under the influence.
5. Bobby Sherman
After the spotlight of fame, the dashing Sherman became a technical reserve officer with the Los Angeles Police Department in the 1990s.
6. The Jackson 5 / The Jacksons
In April 2012, Jackie, Tito, Jermaine and Marlon announced that they would reunite for several shows in America for their ‘Unity Tour’. 38 dates were announced, however, 11 shows were cancelled.