September 9, 2020 | by: kerri

This Weekend on Casey Kasem’s Top 40 Countdown

Saturday’s 80’s Countdown: SEPTEMBER 8, 1984
8 am – noon

Rick Hansen started his Man in Motion Tour and would end up with 26 million dollars raised for research. DNA was used for the first time in a criminal trial and Back to the Future was big at the movie box office. This week back in the late summer of 1984, Tina Turner and Corey Hart were in the Top 40 countdown.



Sunday’s 70’s Countdown: SEPTEMBER 11, 1971
8 am – 11 am

In September of 1971 John Lennon leaves the UK for New York City and never returns. Hockey superstar Gordie Howe retires from the NHL, and on television, it was the first airing of Columbo starring Peter Falk. In the late days of the summer of 1971, we were listening to Rod Stewart and a new group- Undisputed Truth.