Jimmy Buffett


Born
in Pascagoula, Mississippi, The United States
December 25, 1946

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James William "Jimmy" Buffett (born December 25, 1946) is a singer, songwriter, author, businessman, and recently a movie producer best known for his "island escapism" lifestyle and music including hits such as "Margaritaville" (No. 234 on RIAA's list of "Songs of the Century"), and "Come Monday". He has a devoted base of fans known as "Parrotheads". His band is called the Coral Reefer Band.

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, "Cheeseburger in Paradise" and "Margaritaville". He owns the Margaritaville Cafe restaurant chain and co-developed the Cheeseburger in Paradise restaurant concept with OSI Restaurant Partners
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A Salty Piece of Land

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Where Is Joe Merchant?

3.84 avg rating — 3,571 ratings — published 1992 — 9 editions
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A Pirate Looks at Fifty

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3.82 avg rating — 3,346 ratings — published 1998 — 9 editions
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Tales from Margaritaville

3.90 avg rating — 2,606 ratings — published 1989 — 8 editions
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Swine Not?: A Novel Pig Tale

3.10 avg rating — 1,974 ratings — published 2008 — 17 editions
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The Jolly Mon: Book and Mus...

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4.26 avg rating — 540 ratings — published 1988 — 12 editions
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Trouble Dolls

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4.12 avg rating — 201 ratings — published 1991 — 3 editions
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Songs You Know by Heart -- ...

4.36 avg rating — 64 ratings — published 1986 — 5 editions
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Jimmy Buffett -- Far Side o...

3.84 avg rating — 61 ratings — published 2002
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Jimmy Buffett -- License to...

4.11 avg rating — 56 ratings — published 2004 — 2 editions
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