June 15, 2021 | by: kerri

This Weekend on Casey Kasem’s Top 40 Countdown

Saturday’s 80’s Countdown: JUNE 20, 1981
8 am – noon

1981 was the year we were introduced to Postit notes. The Iran hostage crisis came to an end and the Yorkshire ripper was caught in the UK. Also, in the UK, Diana Spencer married Prince Charles. In June of 81 a couple of big movies premiered- Raiders of the Lost Ark and For Your Eyes Only. As we entered the summer of 1981, Hall & Oates and Kim Carnes had two of the hits on the Top 40 countdown.

 

 

Sunday’s 70’s Countdown: JUNE 19, 1976
8 am – 11 am

In June of 1976, hockey superstar Bobby Orr signed a 5-year contract with the Chicago Blackhawks. The CN Tower opened in Toronto and The Brotherhood of Man and Starbuck were in Casey Kasem’s Top 40 countdown, this week in 1976.