Tuesday, July 08, 2014



Casey Kasem’s career took him far from his Detroit roots, but he never
forgot the place where he first cut his teeth as a deejay – and where he
returned several times to celebrate Detroit radio.

Growing up in the Motor City, Kasem was involved with
Northwestern High School’s radio club and majored in speech education at Wayne State University. One of his early jobs in college was as an usher at a WXYZ quiz show. Soon, he was getting on-air gigs.

READ MORE in The Detroit Free Press

1 comment:

  1. Tom Martin6:57 AM

    C K was a true "pro" in EVERY sense of the word. He brought us interesting facts and information on the music world and made listening fun. Hope he knew his Savior ... if so, we'll see you in heaven Casey!