Dancing with the Stars winner Donny Osmond announced

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Donny Osmond danced his way to victory on Tuesday, winning the 9th season of the hit ABC television show “Dancing With the Stars” after wowing the judges with his irrepressible determination and final tango.

Osmond tangoed his way to the top Tuesday night with his partner, Kym Johnson upsetting Mya, the highest-scoring contestant in Season 9 of ABC’s popular show.

Osmond joins the ranks of past DWTS winners such as Kelly Monaco, Drew Lachey, Emmitt Smith, Apolo Anton Ohno, Helio Castroneves, Shawn Johnson, Brooke Burke, and Kristi Yamaguchi. At the age of 52, Donny Osmond is the oldest winner yet.

Other highlights from the finale included Whitney Houston performing “Million Dollar Bill,” and all of the eliminated celebrities and their partners returning to perform a final dance.

Joanna Krupa won the Mambo competition with Jerry Springer, Steve Wozniak and Cloris Leachman as the competitors.