This Weekend on Casey Kasem's Top 40 Countdown - Blog - Kool 98
September 16, 2021 | by: kerri

This Weekend on Casey Kasem’s Top 40 Countdown

Saturday’s 80’s Countdown: SEPTEMBER 21, 1985
8 am – noon

So, what was happening in September of 1985? The wreckage of the Titanic was discovered. A big Farm Aid concert was held in the US with stars including Tom Petty, Billy Joel and Bob Dylan. Two big TV shows made their first appearance in September 1985- Golden Girls and MacGyver. On Casey’s Top 40 countdown this week in 1985, the Eurythmics and Mick Jagger with David Bowie were riding high in the charts.



Sunday’s 70’s Countdown: SEPTEMBER 19, 1970
8 am – 11 am

September of 1970 saw the world introduced to the Ford Pinto- the car that had a habit of exploding if it was hit in the rear. Mary Tyler Moore debuted on TV and Monday Night Football saw its first broadcast. In mid September of 1970, Free and Eric Burden with War were both on Casey’s Top 40 countdown.