COUNTDOWNS, MUSIC, POP, ROCK

American Top 40 Flashback: 1976

What’s the connection between England Dan, John Ford Coley, Jimmy Seals and Dash Crofts?  We’ll find out this weekend on the American Top 40 with Casey Kasem. It’s another Numan blog as I look at the events surrounding this week … Continued

MUSIC, POP

Behind the Scenes: Macklemore visits the MMU

It was a fun morning at SiriusXM Hits 1 when Macklemore stopped in to hang with the Morning Mash Up! He talked with Nicole, Ryan, Stanley and Rich about his sudden success, his music partner Ryan Lewis, and his recent … Continued

MUSIC, POP

Behind the Scenes: Katy Perry’s surprise visit

When Katy Perry’s new single, Roar, leaked on Saturday, the pop star was surprised. But she was nowhere near as surprised as the DJs at the Morning Mash Up! were when Perry showed up to their studios unplanned on Tuesday. … Continued

COUNTDOWNS, MUSIC, POP

HITS 1: Weekend Countdown (8/10/13)

The SiriusXM Hits 1 Weekend Countdown is back with the nation’s top hit songs! And we see some amazing lasting power this week with Imagine Dragons, P!nk, and summer standouts Macklemore & Ryan Lewis. Avril Lavigne is back, Awolnation never … Continued

COUNTDOWNS, MUSIC, POP, ROCK

American Top 40 Flashback:1979

Welcome back to the American Top 40 Flashback! I’m bringing you back to the artists and events that took place during this weekend’s American Top 40 episode, and the big current events around that time. So let’s hop in Casey’s time … Continued

ENTERTAINMENT, MUSIC, POP, POP CULTURE

Behind the Scenes: Psy on the Morning Mash Up

At the height of his Gangnam Style fame, Psy dodged the New York paparazzi to make his way to The Morning Mash Up on SiriusXM Hits 1. After talking to the show’s hosts about his new-found celebrity, he taught them … Continued

HOWARD STERN, MUSIC, POP

Dad knows best: Robin Thicke performs in Studio 69

In 1996, Alan Thicke told Howard Stern that one day the King of All Media would play his son’s song on the air. Monday, Robin Thicke appeared in The Howard Stern Studios to talk about his mega-hit, Blurred Lines, and perform … Continued

ENTERTAINMENT, MUSIC, POP, POP CULTURE

PHOTO: Robin Thicke visits the Morning Mash Up

Pop crooner Robin Thicke stopped by the SiriusXM Hits 1 Morning Mash Up to preview his new album Blurred Lines and hang with Ryan, Stanley, Rich and Nicole. He mused about becoming more like his dad every day, and talked … Continued

MUSIC, POP

WATCH: Taylor Swift gave Selena Gomez advice about getting “too personal” on new album

Before releasing her new album Stars Dance, pop star Selena Gomez played it for friends, taking their advice and reactions to heart, especially helpful insight from someone who would know – Taylor Swift. Watch the video below to hear Selena … Continued

COUNTDOWNS, ENTERTAINMENT, MUSIC, POP, POP CULTURE

American Top 40 Flashback:1977

This is the first of a series of blogs where I take you back to the artists and features of the American Top 40 episode you will hear this weekend, and the news events surrounding that time. Let’s get started! … Continued