Jimmy Buffett

Jimmy Buffett



James "Jimmy" William Buffett (born December 25, 1946) is an American musician, songwriter, author, actor, and businessman. He is best known for his music, which often portrays an "island escapism" lifestyle. Together with his Coral Reefer Band, Buffett has recorded hit songs including "Margaritaville" (ranked 234th on the Recording Industry Association of America's list of "Songs of the Century") and "Come Monday". He has a devoted base of fans known as "Parrotheads".

Aside from his career in music, Buffett is also a best-selling writer and is involved in two restaurant chains named after two of his best-known songs; he owns the Margaritaville Cafe restaurant chain and co-developed the Cheeseburger in Paradise restaurant chain.



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Popular Songs18

Popular Live Albums5

Live Album Appearances & References1

Song Appearances & References14


Musical Groups2

Soundtrack Film Appearances10

TV Shows4

Minor Play Appearances & References1


Book References & Influences1

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Other Music-Related Relationships8

Personal & Professional Relationships2

Commercial & Non-Profit Relationships10

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Spotify - Albums & Singles69


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Jimmy Buffett on trading the beach for Broadway with Escape to Margaritaville
  –  April 2, 2018
When you hear the name Jimmy Buffett, a couple of things come to mind — a lost ... Along similar lines, if someone is unfamiliar with your music, what would you say to entice them to come to the show? It’s March in New York and it’s cold.
It’s Always 1700 Somewhere: Jimmy Buffett Presented Navy Civilian Award
  –  March 30, 2018
On a personal note, Spencer told the brigade how much Buffett’s music has meant to him through the years. “I saw Jimmy Buffett in 1972 when he opened for a fellow by the name Ronald Clyde Crosby also known as Jerry Jeff Walker,” Spencer said.
Caroline Jones Talks Singing With Jimmy Buffett, New Album 'Bare Feet'
  –  March 30, 2018
Jones – part of Billboard’s 15 Country Artists to Watch list in January – has gotten plenty of opportunities to showcase her music for fans while opening shows for the Zac Brown Band and Jimmy Buffett. She says that the eclectic musical tastes of ...
Caroline Jones faces a tough task Saturday: Entertaining Jimmy Buffett fans
  –  March 29, 2018
Then I really delved back into the history of country music and the singer-songwriter craft ... That individual wound up being Mac McAnally, the songwriter and longtime member of Jimmy Buffett’s backing band, the Coral Reefer Band.
Jimmy Buffett coming to Vivint Arena
  –  March 28, 2018
Keep those lost shakers of salt hidden, Utah music fans, Jimmy Buffett is returning to the Beehive State for the first time in 27 years. Buffett & The Coral Reefer Band is returning to Vivint Smart Home Arena on Oct. 17 as part of the "Son of a Son of a ...
Oak Brook free summer concerts to include music of Motown, Beatles and Jimmy Buffett
  –  March 19, 2018
The Oak Brook Park District kicks off its 36th annual free summer concert series June 28 and continues with Thursday night performances through July 26. All concerts begin at 7 p.m. and are held in the Central Park Performing Arts Pavilion, 1500 Forest ...
Stage review: Jimmy Buffett fans will love "Margaritaville"
  –  March 17, 2018
In chatting with friends over the years, Jimmy Buffett is one of those polarizing musicians who for some reason or another, you either love him or you hate him. I personally have no problems with the man’s music. I find it pretty relaxing and easy to ...
How Jimmy Buffett Brings 'Margaritaville' To Broadway
  –  March 15, 2018
"It's fun, and [it's] getting away from the rigors of real life," he says, acknowledging the demand for his music to provide relief. "These days, I think we need it more than ever." Jimmy Buffett's music, like his jukebox musical, isn't for everyone.


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