Americans have long wanted the perfect endless summer. Jimmy Buffett offered them one
By TED ANTHONY AP National Writer | Tuesday, September 5, 2023, 12:05 a.m.
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FILE - In this Thursday, Feb. 9, 2023, photo provided by the Florida Keys News Bureau, singer-songwriter Jimmy Buffett, right, along with members of his Coral Reefer Band including Mac McAnally, center, perform during a concert in Key West, Fla. Buffett, who popularized beach bum soft rock with the escapist Caribbean-flavored song “Margaritaville” and turned that celebration of loafing into an empire of restaurants, resorts and frozen concoctions, has died, Friday, Sept. 1, 2023. (Howard Livingston/Florida Keys News Bureau via AP)