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James William Buffett (Jimmy) was an American musician, songwriter, sailor, pilot, author, actor, and businessman.

He is best known for his music, which often portrays an "island escapism" lifestyle.

Born: 25 December 1946 in Pascagoula, Mississippi USA.

Sadly Jimmy passed away aged 76 on Friday 1st September 2023 after a long battle with Merkel Cell Carcinoma a very rare form of skin cancer.


Devoted fans are known as ParrotHeads, they're attracted to the lifestyle and daydreams Jimmy evoked with his great tunes and catchy lyrics, he was a supreme storyteller.  His songs will likely have you dancing and singing along before you know it.
















Jimmy's songs are sometimes described as Caribbean country rock aka....Trop Rock, Gulf & Western and similar names. 

Some popular Jimmy Buffett songs are Margaritaville, Come Monday, It's 5 O'clock Somewhere, Pencil Thin Moustache,

Cheeseburger In Paradise. 

                                                 Latitude 24 perform Jimmy's greatest hits and his most popular songs

PO Box 416  Buddina, Queensland ~ Australia | | Tel: 0407 767 658

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