The Throwback Three at Three: Taking it back to 1997

Kick off your drive home with Kannon and the Throwback Three at Three! We all lived through it, but do you remember what was happening in 1997?

Start your drive home with Kannon and the Throwback Three at Three, where we feature the top three songs of any given year and throw it back to good times, great music and amazing memories! Do you remember what your were doing back in 1997? Because we sure don't.

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The price of AM/FM Cassette Sony Walkman in 1997: $44.99
The price of a Plymouth (or Dodge) Neon: $11,395.00
The cost of a Superbowl ad in 1997: $1,200,000

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Did you use these quotes during 1997?

“Oh my God! They killed Kenny!”
– South Park

“There are some things that money can’t buy. For everything else there’s MasterCard”

“I’m king of the world!”
– Leonardo DiCaprio, in ‘Titanic’

Do you remember these iconic people from 1997:

In 1997 Time Magazine’s Man of the Year was Andy Grove. Also in 1997 Tara Holland from Overland Park, Kansas was nominated as Miss America and Brook Mahealani Lee from Hawaii tied with Brandi Sherwood from Idaho for Miss USA. Camila Cabello and Becky G were born in 1997.

Did you know all these cool things happened in 1997:

-People Magazine’s Sexiest Man Alive: George Clooney
-Notable books include: Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone by J.K. Rowling and Tuesdays with Morrie by Mitch Albom
-Shania Twain’s album Come On Over broke 3 different music records including best-selling Country music album, the best-selling album by a female, & best-selling album by a Canadian.
-WebMD went online in 1997.
-Bill Gates invested $150 million in Apple to save it from going bankrupt.
-In 1997, Wheel of Fortune host Pat Sajak and Jeopardy host Alex Trebek swapped shows for the day.
-Ellen DeGeneres admitted that she was gay on her sitcom.
-1997 debuted Beanie Babies, Teletubby toys, Pokemon, Tamagotchi, Spice Girls Dolls and Rapunzel Barbie

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Here's the top 10 movies of 1997:

1. Titanic
2. Men In Black
3. The Lost World: Jurassic Park
4. Liar Liar
5. Air Force One
6. As Good As It Gets
7. Good Will Hunting
8. Star Wars (Special Edition)
9. My Best Friend’s Wedding
10 Tomorrow Never Dies
11. Face/Off

And the top 10 t.v. shows of 1997:

1. Seinfeld (NBC)
2. E.R. (NBC)
3. Veronica’s Closet (NBC)
4. Friends (NBC)
5. Touched By An Angel (CBS)
6. 60 Minutes (CBS)
7. Union Square (NBC)
8. Frasier (NBC)
9. Home Improvement (ABC)
10. Just Shoot Me (NBC)

These celebrities were born in 1997:
1. Chloë Grace Moretz
2. Antonia Gentry
3. Bella Thorne
4. Jack Harlow
5. Camila Cabello
6. Lil Yachty
7. Hero Fiennes Tiffin
8. Sydney Sweeney
9. Kylie Jenner

Celebrities that were born in 1997
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