Thomas from Somerville, AlBuffett Rules and so does this song. Nuff said.
Mark from Outside Kc, Ks"This song is for Billy Clyde Tuggel. I hope you make it to Tahiti one day." -- Jimmy Buffett, 1980
Billy Clyde was a character from the ABC soap opera "All My Children." His lifelong dream was to make enough money to escape to the islands of the Carribbean. But, what Buffett fan doesn't share this dream?
The lyrics for Lesley Gore's "It's My Party" were based on actual events relating to his daughter Judy's sweet 16 party. The teenager threw a tantrum and burst into tears when her mum and dad insisted that her grandparents had to be invited.