Music Legends to Celebrate Jimmy Buffett Legacy at Hollywood Bowl Tribute

Published March 11, 2024

A constellation of music luminaries is set to celebrate the legacy of the beloved singer-songwriter Jimmy Buffett with a tribute concert dubbed Keep The Party Going: A Tribute to Jimmy Buffett. The event is scheduled for Thursday, April 11, at the iconic Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles.

Remembering Jimmy Buffett

Jimmy Buffett, who passed away on September 1 at the age of 76, left behind a rich musical legacy. The singer lost his battle with Merkel-cell carcinoma, a rare form of skin cancer, at his home in Sag Harbor, New York. With a career that spanned over five decades, Buffett delighted fans with his chill vibe music, blending folk, country, and Caribbean sounds. He was famed for hits like 'Margaritaville,' 'Come Monday,' and 'It's Five O'Clock Somewhere,' and garnered a loyal fan base known as Parrot Heads. Besides his musical achievements, Buffett was a best-selling author, actor, and successful entrepreneur.

The Tribute Concert Roster

The tribute concert promises a night of memorable performances from a star-studded lineup. Icons such as Paul McCartney, Eagles, Jon Bon Jovi, and Zac Brown Band, are just a few of the renowned artists set to take the stage. The roster also includes Brandi Carlile, Jackson Browne, Kenny Chesney, Eric Church, Sheryl Crow, and Jack Johnson among others. The event will also feature Jimmy Buffett's own Coral Reefer Band, ensuring that the spirit of Buffett’s music will resonate throughout the evening.

Ticket Information

Fans eager to join the tribute can mark their calendars as tickets will be available to the general public starting 10 a.m. on Friday, March 15, through Ticketmaster.com. There's also a presale for American Express Card Members commencing at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, March 13, and running until 10 p.m. on Thursday, March 14.

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