Because the world’s hottest tequila-based cocktail, it’s unsurprising that the long-lasting margarita has its personal devoted nationwide day. Sometimes made with tequila, triple sec, and lime juice, margaritas are served in varied methods, together with frozen, twisted, and spicy. They’re excellent for a celebration, and what higher day to drink them than Nationwide Margarita Day? In fact, each occasion wants a bopping soundtrack; that’s why we at SiriusXM are tuning in to Radio Margaritaville (Ch. 24).Parrotheads know that Radio Margaritaville comes from the one and solely Jimmy Buffett. This channel combines his biggest hits with dwell broadcasts of his concert events, in addition to that includes music from his collaborators and favourite artists. As such, it has the right medley of songs to hearken to when kicking again and sipping an ice-cold margarita! To maintain the vibe going, we’ve highlighted a variety of hits by artists featured on Radio Margaritaville, together with his collaborators and admirers.
For extra from Buffett himself, you should definitely head to Radio Margaritaville, and take a look at our full record of SiriusXM channels right here.
Nationwide Margarita Day Songs
“Margaritaville” — Jimmy Buffett
Launched in 1977, this traditional was, in fact, impressed by the now-famous cocktail. The coolness vibes and mellow chords are all in regards to the laidback, tropical life-style. It makes us need to chill out and be part of Buffett “watchin’ the solar bake” with some shrimp on the boil. Along with this tune and the devoted channel, Buffett has written a e-book of brief tales entitled Tales of Margaritaville. He even owns a series of eating places of the identical title — his dedication to the drink is second to none!
“She’s Obtained It All” — Kenny Chesney
In 2018, Kenny Chesney and Jimmy Buffett collaborated on a duet of Buffett’s 1974 tune “Making an attempt to Cause With Hurricane Season.” It’s no nice shock then that Chesney options on Radio Margaritaville! Written by Craig Wiseman and Drew Womack, Chesney launched “She’s Obtained It All” again in 1997. It was his first number-one hit on the US Billboard Sizzling Nation Singles & Tracks chart, an accolade he has since achieved many occasions. The tune’s an homage to “the right lady,” somebody that Chesney admits “solely existed in my prayers.” This nation tune’s a celebration of the whole lot romantic, and the whole lot Chesney has been “a-hopin’” for.
For extra from Kenny Chesney, tune in to No Sneakers Radio (Ch. 57) — it’s devoted to Chesney’s personal hits, his private favourite tracks, and a chilled-out nation vibe.
“All I Wanna Do” — Sheryl Crow
Impressed by Wyn Cooper’s 1987 poem “Enjoyable,” Sheryl Crow’s 1994 tune was her breakthrough tune and her largest US hit. The tune takes inspiration from different sources too. The opening line refers back to the Speaking Heads tune “Life Throughout Wartime,” whereas the second line comes from the Jean Harris e-book Stranger in Two Worlds. Carrying a traditional nation vibe, the message is greater than clear — all Crow needs to do “is have some enjoyable.” And you may too! This hit is upbeat, energetic, and sure to get you singing alongside — particularly after a number of margaritas!
In case you’re in search of extra tracks that make you need to wind the home windows down and switch the quantity up, try Street Journey Radio (Ch. 301).
“Hen Fried” — Zac Brown Band
Is anybody else hungry now? First recorded in 2003 earlier than being re-recorded and launched in 2008, this nation hit was the primary chart single for the Zac Brown Band. With lyrics honoring “love that’s grown in southern floor,” the tune is a celebration of the South, excellent for a Mississippi native like Buffett! Patriotism additionally options closely within the tune’s lyrics, with Brown thanking God for “the celebrities and stripes.”
Whether or not you’re sipping a margarita or becoming a member of Brown for “a chilly beer on a Friday evening,” you should definitely tune in to Purple White & Booze (Ch. 350) for the music of nation bars and honky-tonks throughout America!
“Like a Rolling Stone” — Bob Dylan
Probably the most influential songs in music historical past, Bob Dylan’s hit has cemented its place as an iconic and revolutionary observe. The tune has been lined by a bunch of big names too, together with the Jimi Hendrix Expertise and the Rolling Stones, and has additionally been lauded by the likes of Paul McCartney. It’s no surprise that this observe, together with different Dylan hits, has made its approach onto the Radio Margaritaville lineup!
In case you’re trying to dive additional into the world of traditional rock, head to Deep Tracks (Ch. 27) and uncover extra from a few of the business’s largest names.
Be sure to take a look at SiriusXM for extra superb tracks to match each cocktail, and have an excellent Nationwide Margarita Day!