One of the most legendary broadcaster and producers of all time, Dick Clark, has passed away at the age of 82 due to a “massive heart attack.” This is a huge blow not only to the entertainment industry, but to everyone at 98.7 AMP Radio. And it is a major blow to myself as well. It’s hard to believe I won’t ring the new year in with him any more.
According to CBS and multiple other sources, Dick Clark passed away this morning due to a “massive heart attack” that followed an outpatient medial procedure from last night. Mr. Clark was actually one of the reasons I started radio. He started his career at the age of 17 at WRUN in Utica, Ny. When I knew he had become such a huge success with no help other than his own hard work, I knew anything was possible! My best wishes to his family!
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