When rock star, Conrad Birdie, is drafted into the army, Albert Peterson is worried about his future as a songwriter. Albert and his secretary/love interest, Rose, have to write a farewell song for Birdie that he will sing on The Ed Sullivan Show to a specially selected fan. The lucky fan turns out to be a teenager, Kim McAfee, of Sweet Apple, Ohio. When Birdie arrives in this hick town, the population goes crazy in the ensuing madness.
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