Jimmy Who, What, Where, When, Why, How and How Often?
The Parrotheads raise a lot of money for charity. Visit their site and select one of the charities that they have raised money for to write a news article about.
Visit three or more sites from the "All About Jimmy" list to the right and write a news article about why you think Jimmy Buffett has become a Florida icon to so many people.
Jimmy Buffett spent most of his life living in which Florida city? Search this site to find the answer. When you find it, click on the link and write a short article telling us about that city's largest industry and Jimmy Buffett's contributions to it.
Using information from the web pages to the right, write a summary about Jimmy Buffett's two children's books for the newspaper's Book Review section.
Write a short article discussing what Jimmy Buffett has done as an author that makes him special. Learn about one of the other authors that have also done what Jimmy has. Write an article comparing the two authors for the newspaper's Author's Spotlight column.
Write a short article describing Jimmy Buffet's baseball team for the Sports column of the paper.
|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 Cheeseburger in Paradise, Margaritaville (No. 234 on the list of "Songs of the Century"), and Come Monday.
He has a devoted base of fans known as Parrotheads (adults) and Parakeets (children).
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 (parent of Outback Steakhouse), which operates the chain under a licensing agreement with Buffett.
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Training for young Jimmy Buffett fans.
Jimmy Buffett's Music
Jimmy Buffett Music Trivia
Jimmy Buffett's Books
Jimmey Buffett's Businesses
Business Buffett Style
The kind side of celebrity.
Parrotheads in Paradise
Save the Manatee Club
Singing for Change
Jimmy Buffett donates Margaritaville to Gates Foundation
Parakeets in Paradise
More About Jimmy
Fans tell all.
Biography of Jimmy Buffett