Top singer and songwriter Jimmy Buffett has passed away at the age of 76.
According to reports from local media outlets, the superstar was known for his famous hit single Margaritaville and that turned into a viral sensation that celebrated his mega empire worth billions.
The heartbreaking news was announced by his family who issued a statement on the tragedy and added how he died peacefully during the later hours of Friday while surrounded by his loved ones. This included his close friends, family, and his dogs.
The news was also posted on the star’s official webpage and social media accounts.
He is believed to have lived the best life, just like the way his songs represented him. And sources claim this was until he breathed his last breath.
The industry started to pour in tributes and condolences for the star’s family as they recalled his heartwarming nature and wonderful achievements across the board. “He will be missed by so many, he was a man who lived a selfless life and enjoyed each moment until the end!’- another statement regarding the star’s demise went on to mentioned.
As of right now, the exact cause of death is yet to be unveiled and that includes where exactly his final place of demise was. But sources did speak about how illness ended up catching up with the star and for that reason, he was hospitalized. Meanwhile, no other details were provided on this matter.
The star is reported to have had the most humble beginnings and was even said to be a small-time drug smuggler in the Key West region.
But with time and much struggle, he managed to expand his business empire further, thanks to Caribbean-flavored soft rock.This helped in celebrating the Florida Keys, the area’s popular nightlife, and the sunshine in the area.