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Donnie Wahlberg Says NKOTB Wouldn't Have Made It Through 'American Idol' Auditions

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Donnie Wahlberg, Danny Wood, and Jonathan and Jordan Knight were friends long before they became New Kids on the Block. Donnie dishes on their childhood friendship, the audition process for the band, and how Joey McIntyre was the "secret sauce" that brought it all together. He also jokes that brother Mark Wahlberg was a part of the group at one point, but he couldn't sing. Tune in on Monday for more with New Kids on the Block.

Appearing:Kelly Clarkson
Tags: donnie wahlberg, NKOTB, New Kids On The Block, Kelly Clarkson, American Idol
S3 E02 minTV-PGHighlightTalk and InterviewDaytime


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