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Love And Luck
Written by: Jocelyne Beroard, Jimmy Buffett, Jean-Claude Naimro
Performed by: Jimmy Buffett

Originally from the Album: Boats, Beaches, Bars & Ballads (1992)
Additional Discography:
Buffett Live – Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays (1999)

Jimmy’s Notes:
“Zouk” is a popular form of music from the French Antilles, the kind that makes you dance without knowing what the singer is saying. Since the songs are in patois French, this helps. I once received a request for permission to write new lyrics to the melody of Margaritaville by a very famous European singer and thought it was great and was interested to hear their interpretation. Well this is the melody to a song called “kole Sere,” written by my friend Joecely Beroard, the lead singer for a great Zouk band names Kaasav. The lyrics are mine and I hope that they like the way I interpret their music. This was the first song ever recorded at Shrimp Boat Sound in Key West and Steve Winwood is the guest organist. I thank him for taking time out from his fishing trip.

Lyrics:
Better days are in the cards I feel
I feel it in the changing winds
I feel it when I fly
So talk to me
Listen to this story
I've been around enough to know
That there's more than meets the eye

Everbody needs a little good luck charm
A little gris-gris keeps you safe from harm
Rub yours on me and I'll rub mine on you
Luckiest couple on the avenue

With a little love and luck you will get by
With a little love and luck we'll take the sky
In this megalo modern world you've got to try
Try a little love and luck and you'll get by

Mysteries
Don't ever try to change em'
We're just players in this game
And No ones keepin' score
So have your fun
Go aheadand tell your story
Find yourself a lover who will glue you to the floor

Everbody needs a little good luck charm
A little gris-gris keeps you safe from harm
Rub yours on me and I'll rub mine on you
Luckiest couple on the avenue

With a little love and luck you will get by
With a little love and luck we'll take the sky
In this megalo-moern world you've got to try
Try a little love and luck and you'll get by

Kole sere
Kole sere
Kole sere
Kole sere

Everbody needs a little good luck charm
A little gris-gris keeps you safe from harm
Rub yours on me and I'll rub mine on you
Luckiest couple on the avenue

With a little love and luck you will get by
With a little love and luck we'll take the sky
In this megalo-moern world you've got to try
Try a little love and luck and you'll get by

Shows Played At:
10-20-2018: MGM Grand Arena – Las Vegas, NV
10-17-2018: Vivint Smart Home Arena – Salt Lake City, UT
09-29-2018: La Cigale – Paris,
09-26-2018: La Cigale – Paris,
09-25-2018: La Cigale – Paris,
08-09-2018: Fenway Park – Boston, MA
06-28-2018: Coors Field – Denver, CO
06-23-2018: Key Arena – Seattle, WA
05-27-2018: Blossom Music Center – Cuyahoga Falls, OH
05-24-2018: Ruoff Home Mortgage Music Center – Noblesville, IN
05-22-2018: Wells Fargo Arena – Des Moines, IA
05-19-2018: Sprint Center – Kansas City, MO
04-27-2018: PNC Music Pavilion – Charlotte, NC
04-17-2018: Verizon Amphitheatre – Atlanta, GA
04-06-2018: North Charleston Coliseum – Charleston, SC
03-31-2018: John Paul Jones Arena – Charlottesville, VA
03-30-2018: Royal Farms Arena – Baltimore, MD
10-19-2017: Bill Graham Civic Auditorium – San Francisco, CA
10-15-2017: Matthew Knight Arena – Eugene, OR
10-13-2017: Rogers Arena – Vancouver,
08-19-2017: Xfinity Center – Mansfield, MA
08-17-2017: BB&T Pavilion – Camden, NJ
08-15-2017: Jones Beach Amphitheatre – Wantagh, NY
08-11-2017: Budweiser Stage – Toronto,
07-15-2017: Wrigley Field – Chicago, IL
07-08-2017: Riverbend Music Center – Cincinnati, OH
06-08-2017: Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion – Houston, TX
06-03-2017: MIDFLORIDA Credit Union Amphitheatre – Tampa, FL
05-20-2017: Jiffy Lube Live – Bristow, VA
05-13-2017: Amway Center – Orlando, FL
05-11-2017: Volvo Stadium on Daniel Island – Charleston, SC
10-13-2016: Red Rocks – Denver, CO
09-24-2016: La Cigale – Paris,
09-16-2016: Kaaboo Del Mar – Del Mar, CA
09-03-2016: Alpine Valley Music Theatre – East Troy, WI
09-01-2016: Century Link Center – Omaha, NE
08-27-2016: BB&T Pavilion – Camden, NJ
08-23-2016: First Niagara Pavilion – Burgettstown, PA
08-20-2016: Xfinity Center – Mansfield, MA
08-13-2016: Atlantic City Beach – Atlantic City, NJ
08-11-2016: House of Blues – Boston, MA
06-25-2016: Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre – Tinley Park, IL
06-18-2016: DTE Energy Music Theatre – Clarkston, MI
04-27-2000: Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre – Irvine, CA
04-25-2000: Desert Sky Pavilion – Phoenix, AZ
04-20-2000: Coors Amphitheatre – San Diego, CA
04-18-2000: Shoreline Amphitheatre – Mountain View, CA
04-15-2000: MGM Grand – Las Vegas, NV
04-13-2000: Starplex Amphitheatre – Dallas, TX
09-04-1999: Tweeter Center Boston – Mansfield, MA
09-02-1999: Tweeter Center Boston – Mansfield, MA
08-31-1999: The Meadows – Hartford, CT
08-28-1999: Merriweather Post Pavilion – Columbia, MD
08-23-1999: Polaris Amphitheatre – Columbus, OH
07-08-1999: Lakewood Amphitheatre – Atlanta, GA
06-08-1999: Pine Knob Music Theatre – Clarkston, MI
06-05-1999: E Center – Camden, NJ
02-28-1999: Fleet Center – Boston, MA
02-26-1999: Continental Airlines Arena – East Rutherford, NJ
02-24-1999: Nassau Coliseum – Long Island, NY
02-20-1999: Nashville Arena – Nashville, TN
12-10-1998: Ice Palace – Tampa, FL
12-08-1998: Orlando Arena – Orlando, FL
12-06-1998: Coral Sky Amphitheatre – West Palm Beach, FL
12-04-1998: Coral Sky Amphitheatre – West Palm Beach, FL
05-21-1992: Classic Amphitheatre – Richmond, VA
01-24-1992: Miami Arena – Miami, FL
01-23-1992: Orlando Arena – Orlando, FL
10-24-1991: Great Woods – Mansfield, MA
08-18-1991: Great Woods – Mansfield, MA
08-16-1991: Great Woods – Mansfield, MA
08-06-1991: Mud Island Amphitheatre – Memphis, TN
08-04-1991: Lakewood Amphitheatre – Atlanta, GA
07-27-1991: Pine Knob Music Theatre – Clarkston, MI
07-26-1991: Pine Knob Music Theatre – Clarkston, MI
07-19-1991: Walnut Creek Pavilion – Raleigh, NC
07-06-1991: Popular Creek Music Theatre – Hoffman Estates, IL
07-05-1991: Popular Creek Music Theatre – Hoffman Estates, IL
Number of Shows: 78