Iconic radio host Casey Kasem has died. He was 82-years-old.

Kasem, who entertained radio listeners for almost four decades as the host of countdown shows such as "American top 40" and "Casey's top 40," died early this morning.

His daughter, Kerri, announced the news via her Facebook page.


Kerri says the family is heartbroken but knows their father is no longer suffering.


Kasem had been hospitalized in Washington state for two weeks.