By , Jessica Sager
Published December 12, 2016
Jimmy Buffett only has one birthday wish this year: To go from Margaritaville to Mars.
Buffett is taking steps to make his dreams a reality, saying, “I’m training.”
Co-anchor Matt Lauer noted that Buffett’s friendship with Richard Branson may speed up the process, but the “Margaritaville” singer didn’t confirm or deny whether he’d like to travel via Branson’s Virgin Galactic line.
Glenn, who made history in 1998 as the oldest space traveler at the age of age 77, died last week at 95 years old.
This story first appeared on pagesix.com.