Casey Kasem, 'American Top 40' Icon, Dies at 82

June 16, 2014 3:03 PM

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Casey Kasem, 'American Top 40' Icon, Dies at 82

He served as the upbeat host of the countdown radio show for almost four decades and provided the voice for “Scooby-Doo’s” Shaggy. His final years were marked by intense feuding between the children from his first marriage and his second wife, Jean.

Casey Kasem, the American Top 40 radio host who crafted a long and lucrative career out of counting down to No. 1, has died on Father's Day, his final weeks poisoned by an intense family feud. He was 82.

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