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May 26, 2021 | by: kerri

This Weekend on Casey Kasem’s Top 40 Countdown

Saturday’s 80’s Countdown: MAY 28, 1983
8 am – noon

It was May of 1983 that the last episode of the TV show Laverne & Shirley aired. Hitting the big screens was Return of the Jedi (Star Wars Episode VI) while on the radio, Casey Kasem had British group Madness and Def Leppard in the top 40 countdown this week in 1983.



Sunday’s 70’s Countdown: JUNE 3, 1972
8 am – 11 am

A couple of new technology items were introduced to the world in 1972, including digital watches and Atari’s new game called Pong. The Godfather was big in the theatres and you could buy a new Ford Pinto for $2500. On the weekly Casey Kasem countdown this week in 1972, Casey Kasem featured The Rolling Stones and a one hit wonder with the group Gallery.