A Year In Music 1960s-1990s

This page features year-by-year snapshots of what was happening in the world of Top 40 music in the years 1960-1999. Written by radio and music industry veteran Ed Osborne, each yearly overview highlights the important trends and some of the top 40 songs and artists that shaped the music landscape and occupied the Top 40 charts for that particular year. This music impacted our lives in many ways and Top40weekly hopes that you find these yearly commentaries informative and enjoyable. Checkout Top40weekly’s Year in Music Podcast featuring Ed Osborne’s take on 1960 -1989.