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Jimmy Buffet in tropical shirt and hat playing a recent concert

Remembering Jimmy Buffett (1946 – 2023)

Posted by: Cary O’Dell

Like the rest of the world, the Library of Congress was very saddened to hear of the passing of Jimmy Buffett this past weekend.  His passing was, to us, all the more poignant as Mr. Buffett’s iconic recording, “Margaritaville,” was added the the Library’s National Recording Registry just earlier this year.  At the time, Mr. …