All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘american top 40’

Ryan Seacrest Reacts to News of ‘American Idol’ Cancellation

Ryan Seacrest, the only constant player on American Idol since its inception, has spoken out regarding word that American Idol is ending following its 15th season, which begins in January. In a statement issued to People magazine, Ryan Seacret shared what the show has meant to him. “American Idol has been a big part of my life for so long, …

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Casey Kasem’s Family Releases Medical Records After Jean Kasem Files Lawsuit Requesting Them

Jean Kasem has succeeded in convincing the children of radio legend Casey Kasem to share all hospital records in their possession after she sued a hospital in Washington state to learn more about the last weeks of his life. “The Kasem children are happy to provide Mrs. Kasem with all such records in their possession,” the statement said. “These records …

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Casey Kasem To Be Buried in Norway. Why?

Casey Kasem‘s final resting place will apparently be in Oslo, Norway. One may wonder why in the world the American Top 40 host will be buried in a locale far from his country of birth and where his family currently lives. It seems Kasem’s widow has decided to take his remains with her when she moves to Norway in the …

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Kerri Kasem On Dad Casey Kasem’s Final Days

Kerri Kasem talked earlier this week about her father Casey Kasem’s final moments. She shared some of these most private details with Access Hollywood’s Kit Hoover and Billy Bush on Monday. She had spoken earlier with the ladies on The View about her father’s passing and the ordeal that preceded his last days as well. Kerri told Gina and Billy …

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Casey Kasem Dies at 82 on Father’s Day

Casey Kasem, best known for his radio show American Top 40, passed away early on Father’s Day at the age of 82. His death was confirmed earlier on Sunday by his agent Don Pitts. Kasem’s children Kerri, Mike, and Julie Kasem issued a joint statement about their dad’s death that was released by Casey Kasem’s rep Danny Deraney. “Early this …

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Casey Kasem: Daughter Decides to Withhold Food, Hydration, Medicine

Casey Kasem, the 82-year-old ailing DJ whose initial claim to fame was a radio show called American Top 40, will no longer receive food, hydration, and medicine per a decision made by his daughter Kerri Kasem on Wednesday. According to a judge’s ruling earlier in the day she was granted permission to put these measures in place in an effort …

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Casey Kasem Hospitalized After Wife Throws Raw Meat

The family feud over the care of radio icon Casey Kasem just keeps getting uglier. Kasem’s wife, Jean, chucked a raw piece of meat at his daughter Sunday when Kerri Kasem attempted to take the radio icon to a hospital. The feud is between Kasem’s children and his wife of 30 years, Jean. The family members are battling it out …

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Casey Kasem Missing: Did Wife Have Him Moved Out of the Country?

Casey Kasem is reportedly missing and an investigation into his whereabouts has been launched. Several reports say his wife has had the ailing American Top 40 host moved out of the country, much to the dismay of his children. Kasem, who is 82, suffers from advanced Parkinson’s disease. He has lost his ability to speak and has spent time in …

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Kerri Kasem: Not Loving Visitation Agreement at All

Kerri, Mike and Julie Kasem told the media in September that their father’s current wife was not allowing them to visit him. It got so bad that Casey Kasem’s ex-wife, children, friends and colleagues staged a protest in front of his home with signs declaring how much they miss and love Kasem. As Kasem’s Parkinson’s Disease worsened, the kids got …

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