November 5, 2020 | by: kerri

This Weekend on Casey Kasem’s Top 40 Countdown

Saturday’s 80’s Countdown: NOVEMBER 8, 1986
8 am – noon

This month back in 1986 featured a couple of big sports stories. Mike Tyson stopped Trevor Berbick in the second round to win the WBS heavyweight title. Berbick was the Canadian heavyweight champion at the time. In the NHL, Wayne Gretzky scored his 500th goal. In the middle of the fall of 1986, Human League and Madonna were on the Top 40 countdown.



Sunday’s 70’s Countdown: NOVEMBER 2, 1974
8 am – 11 am

Montreal Canadien’s fans were happy in November 1974 as they beat the Washington Capitals 11-0. Abba began their first tour outside of Sweden and John Lennon performed his last concert appearance in New York City with Elton John. On the radio, Bachman Turner Overdrive and Billy Swan were part of the Top 40 countdown