Just Announced: Jimmy Buffett Tribute Concert Features Star-Studded Lineup

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All-Star Jimmy Buffett Tribute Concert Announced For April 11 In Los Angeles

Music legend Jimmy Buffett is being honored next month with a star-studded tribute concert in Los Angeles.

The “Margaritaville” singer passed away on September 1, 2023 at the age of 76. He privately battled Merkel-cell carcinoma, a rare form of skin cancer, for four years.

As an artist with huge crossover appeal, Buffett’s death impacted singers from all genres. The country music community was especially devastated. Buffett was friends with many country stars such as Alan Jackson, Kenny Chesney, Clint Black, Toby Keith, Jake Owen, and the members of the Zac Brown Band.

Alan Jackson and Jimmy Buffett share a hug after performing their song "It's Five O'Clock Somewhere"
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Now, several of those country artists will join other music superstars to honor Buffett at the just-announced tribute concert in his honor.

Get All The Details About The Jimmy Buffett Tribute

On Monday (March 11), Buffett’s team shared the news on his social media pages about the tribute concert. Titled Keep the Party Going: A Tribute to Jimmy Buffett, the concert will be held on April 11 at the Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles.

The show boasts an all-star lineup, with many of the artists being friends of Buffett’s. Some of the featured acts include Paul McCartney, the Eagles, Jon Bon Jovi, Zac Brown, Kenny Chesney, Eric Church, and Jake Owen. Buffett’s own Coral Reefer Band will also perform.

Additionally, the poster indicates that “more special guests” will join the lineup.

The lineup is revealed for the April 11 Jimmy Buffett tribute concert.
Jimmy Buffett and the Coral Reefers / Facebook

According to the post on Buffett’s social media pages, tickets for the event will go on sale on Friday (March 15) at 10 AM Pacific time. You can purchase your tickets on Ticketmaster.com.

We can’t wait to see the incredible performances that will come out of this tribute concert. By continuing to play his songs, these artists are ensuring that Buffett’s legacy lives on.

In the meantime, head below to watch Alan Jackson, Kenny Chesney, Zac Brown, and Mac McAnally honor Jimmy Buffett with a tribute at the 2023 CMA Awards in November.

Jimmy Buffett was devoted to philanthropy. He founded two charitable organizations, Singing for Change and Save the Manatee Club. He also had a company called Last Mango Boatworks that sells apparel and accessories. Items sold from Last Mango benefit Singing for Change and Freedom Fighter Outdoors. Learn more about Jimmy’s philanthropic efforts or donate to one of the above-mentioned organizations here.

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