Broadcasting Legend Casey Kasem Counts Down for Final Time

The news came as a shock to Casey Kasem's fans. "We began the weekend of July 4, 1970, and after 39 years this will be our final countdown," Kasem said matter-of-factly on his "American Top 20" radio show over the weekend. And so, with no hoopla and hardly any advance notice, the 77-year-old broadcasting legend counted down the hits one last time, quietly pulling the plug on a weekly ritual for his legion of loyal listeners. It is, in many ways, the end of an era Kasem was the last of the...Full Story
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