Jimmy Buffett

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  • Jimmy Buffett Born

    On December 25, 1946, James William Buffett was born in Pascagoula, Mississippi to James Delaney Buffett and Mary Loriane.
  • Down To Earth

    Down To Earth
    Barnaby Records
    He moved to Texas to make this album on his dreams to become a famous country singer.
  • First Tour

    First Tour
    According to Billboard Magazine, Jimmy toured the west in November and December 1970. While little to no details are mentioned, they did confirm that Jimmy played UTEP on December 15, and that he ended the tour in Denver on December 18 and 19. 1970 Coral Reefer Band:
  • A White Sport Coat and A Pink Crustacean

    A White Sport Coat and A Pink Crustacean
    ABC Dunhill Records
  • Living and Dying in 3/4 Time

    Living and Dying in 3/4 Time
    ABC Dunhill Records
  • A1A

    A1A
    ABC Dunhill Records
  • Ranch Deluxe (Soundtrack)

    Ranch Deluxe (Soundtrack)
    United Artists
  • Havan Dreamin'

    Havan Dreamin'
    ABC Dunhill Records
  • High Cumberland Jubilee

    High Cumberland Jubilee
    Barnaby Records
  • Changes in Latitudes, Changes in Attitudes

    Changes in Latitudes, Changes in Attitudes
    ABC Dunhill Records
  • Son of a Son of a Sailor

    Son of a Son of a Sailor
    ABC Dunhill Records
  • You Had to Be There

    You Had to Be There
    ABC Dunhill Records
  • Volcano

    Volcano
    MCA Records
  • Coconut Telegraph

    Coconut Telegraph
    MCA Records
  • Somewhere Over China

    Somewhere Over China
    MCA Records
  • One Particular Harbour

    One Particular Harbour
    MCA Records
  • Riddles in The Sand

    Riddles in The Sand
    MCA Records
  • Last Mango in Paris

    Last Mango in Paris
    MCA Records
  • Songs You Know by Heart

    Songs You Know by Heart
    MCA Records
  • Floridays

    Floridays
    MCA Records
  • Hot Water

    Hot Water
    MCA Records
  • Off to See the Lizard

    Off to See the Lizard
    MCA Records
  • Feeding Frenzy

    Feeding Frenzy
    MCA Records
  • Boats, Beaches, Bars, & Ballads (Box Set)

    Boats, Beaches, Bars, & Ballads  (Box Set)
    MCA Records
  • Fruitcakes

    Fruitcakes
    MCA Records
  • Plane Crash

    Plane Crash
    On Thursday, August 25th, 1994 around 3:00 pm Eastern time, Jimmy Buffett crashed his Grumman G-44 Widgeon, N1471N, while attempting to takeoff in the waters off Nantucket, Massachusetts. The airplane nosed over, and Jimmy was able to swim to safety, sustaining only minor injuries.
    Buffett credits his survival to Navy Survival Training he had to complete before being able to ride in an F-14 Tomcat from the deck of an aircraft carrier.
  • Barometer Soup

    Barometer Soup
    MCA Records
  • Plane gets shot

    Plane gets shot
    On January 16, 1996, Jimmy Buffett’s Grumman HU-16 Albatross, dubbed the Hemisphere Dancer, was shot at by Jamaican authorities as he taxied in the waters near Negril.
    The Jamaicans had mistaken it for a drug-runner’s plane, though Jimmy had “only come for chicken.” On board the plane was Chris Blackwell from Island Records and U2′s Bono and his family.
  • Banana Wind

    Banana Wind
    MCA Records
  • Christmas Island

    Christmas Island
    MCA Records
  • Don’t Stop The Carnival

    Don’t Stop The Carnival
    Island Records
  • Beach House On The Moon

    Beach House On The Moon
    Island Records
  • Live: Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays

    Live: Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays
    Mailboat Records
  • Kicked from Miami heat game

    Kicked from Miami heat game
    On February 4th, 2001, Jimmy Buffett was ejected from the American Airlines Arena in Miami during a Heat / Knicks NBA basketball game for cursing at referee Joe Forte, who didn’t even know who he was.
  • Far Side Of The World

    Far Side Of The World
    Mailboat Records
  • Meet Me In Margaritaville

    Meet Me In Margaritaville
    MCA/Mailboat/UTV Records
  • Live In Auburn

    Live In Auburn
    Mailboat Records
  • Live In Cincinnati

    Live In Cincinnati
    Mailboat Records
  • Live In Mansfield

    Live In Mansfield
    Mailboat Records
  • License To Chill

    License To Chill
    RCA and Mailboat Records
  • Live In Hawaii

    Live In Hawaii
    Mailboat Records
  • Live At Fenway Park

    Live At Fenway Park
    Mailboat Records
  • Hoot (Soundtrack)

    Hoot  (Soundtrack)
    MCA Records
  • Caught with Ecstasy

    Caught with Ecstasy
    On Friday, October 6th, 2006 the New York Post (see article on right) reported that French authorities seized more than 100 tablets of the club drug Ecstasy from Jimmy Buffett’s luggage when he arrived for departure at the Toulon-Hyères International Airport in southern France
  • Take The Weather With You

    Take The Weather With You
    Mailboat Records
  • Live At Texas Stadium

    Live At Texas Stadium
    MCA Nashville
  • Live In Anguilla

    Live In Anguilla
    Mailboat Records
  • Buffet Hotel

    Buffet Hotel
    Mailboat Records
  • Encores

    Encores
    Mailboat Records
  • 2011 Fin Land Tour

    2011 Fin Land Tour
    The 2011 Welcome to Fin Land Tour, named for the song “Fins” and the country “Finland,” will see Jimmy and the band make a number of stops all across the country. January brought Jimmy back to Australia for the first time since 1988. Among the usual stops of the “Welcome to Fin Land” tour there will be returns to West Palm Beach, FL for the first time since November 14, 2006 and Kansas City, Missouri for the first time since May 3, 1997.