Buffett makes Forbes list of Wealthiest Celebrities

Jimmy Buffett comes in at #13 on the Forbes magazine list of America’s 20 wealthiest celebrities of 2016.

1. George Lucas $4.6 billion
2. Steven Spielberg $3.7 billion
3. Oprah Winfrey $2.8 billion
4. Michael Jordan $1.2 billion
5. David Copperfield $850 million
6. Sean Combs $750 million
7. Tiger Woods $740 million
8. Dr. Dre $710 million
9. James Patterson $700 million
10. Jerry Seinfeld $670 million
11 Jay Z $610 million
12. Madonna $560 million
13. Jimmy Buffett $550 million
14. Bruce Springsteen $460 million
15. Howard Stern $450 million
16. Jon Bon Jovi $410 million
17. Rush Limbaugh $400 million
18. Phil Mickelson $375 million
19. Barbra Streisand $370 million
20. Kathy Ireland $360 million

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Parrot Heads Documentary coming January 2017

A new documentary about Parrot Heads answers the questions on how they got started, what they do, and where their fins go will be released on January 3rd, 2017.

A trailer for the movie is now available along with pre-order on iTunes.
Directed by lifelong Parrot Head Bryce Wagoner, it is the story of the rise of the most dedicated fans in music and the present day world that they’ve created. Partying with a purpose, original genre music, and Scott Nickerson, the man (other than Jimmy Buffett and the Coral Reefers) that brought them all together into one fantastic phlock. Featuring never before interviews with Jimmy Buffett, this feature length documentary is the first film under his Mailboat Records and distributed by Gravitas Ventures! More details on Facebook.

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Buffett performs on the Today Show

With a brand-new album out for the holiday, singer, songwriter and American icon Jimmy Buffett joins TODAY to perform his rendition of “Jingle Bell Rock” live in the studio.

Iconic singer-songwriter Jimmy Buffett is now bringing his trademark tropical vibe to some classic holiday songs. From his new album “’Tis the Season” he performs his rendition of Paul McCartney’s “Wonderful Christmastime” live in Studio 1A.

Buffett brings holiday cheer to the TODAY studio with a whimsical song from his latest album, “’Tis the Season,” called “Santa Stole Thanksgiving.”

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Buffett performs at the Holiday in Brooklyn concert

Jimmy Buffett performed last night along with James Taylor and Sarah McLachlan at the “HOLIDAY IN BROOKLYN” special concert at the Barclays Center.

The set list from the show is now available.

Some of the songs played:
Come Monday
Jingle Bell Rock
Boat Drinks
Volcano
Knees of My Heart
Son of a Son of a Sailor (with James Taylor)
Mexico (James Taylor, Jimmy Buffett)
Lighthouse (James Taylor, Jimmy Buffett)
How Sweet It Is (James Taylor, Jimmy Buffett, and Sarah McLachlan)

“How Sweet It Is” – James Taylor, Jimmy Buffett, and Sarah McLachlan

“Son of a Son of a Sailor” – Jimmy Buffett and James Taylor

“Come Monday” – Jimmy Buffett

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Mac McAnally to perform in Pascagoula

From GulfLive: “Eight time Country Music Association Musician of the Year Mac McAnally is coming to Pascagoula

Multi-talented Mississippi musician Mac McAnally has bounced around from the back roads of Belmont to the beaches of Biloxi over the past several decades.

He’s comfortable no matter where he lands. And in mid-January, he will once again find his way back to the Mississippi Gulf Coast for a pair of shows.

He has written, recorded, performed and produced with the likes of Kenny Chesney, George Strait, Zac Brown Band, Alabama, Martina McBride, Dolly Parton, Sawyer Brown and Keith Whitley as well as George Jones, Brad Paisley, Toby Keith, Billy Joel, Trisha Yearwood, Reba and of course the Pascagoula native Buffett over the years.

“Jimmy is my longest running co-writing relationship,” said McAnally. “We wrote ‘Coast Of Carolina’ as a sequel to ‘Come Monday.’

“Jazz Fest Unplugged” is a live music concept that takes national and regional artists that have played at the greatest music festival in the world in recent years and puts them together in a unique up close and personal setting for the enjoyment of live music fans.

Showtimes for both shows is 8 p.m. Pascagoula’s own Libby Rae Watson will open the show in Jackson County, while Radio Margaritaville DJ Matt Hoggatt will open the show in the Bay.

A limited amount of VIP tickets are available for $50 apiece, and include a pre-show audience with McAnally as well as a meet and greet photo opportunity and guaranteed reserved seating in front of the stage. General admission (standing room only) tickets are $35 apiece.

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Holiday in Brooklyn Sweepstakes

Enter the Holiday in Brooklyn Sweepstakes for a chance to win tickets to see Jimmy Buffett, James Taylor, and Sarah McLachlan in concert. The contest includes 2 VIP tickets to the Holiday in Brooklyn concert at the Barclays Center on December 9th, round-trip airfare for the winner and a guest to New York City, and two night hotel stay.

The Jimmy Buffett Holiday in Brooklyn Sweepstakes ends at 12:00PM ET on December 2, 2016. Rules and details for entering are at Radio.com.

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