Since LeBron James announced his signing with the Miami Heat in the summer of 2010, the hip-hop world has begun to become regulars courtside at the franchise’s games — from YMCMB signees to Diddy to Rick Ross, almost everybody is spotted courtside sometime through the NBA season.

ESPN recently examined why hip-hop’s elite have flocked to South Beach, and why Miami Heat games is such a destination.

Birdman, Lil Wayne, and Flo Rida talk about why, as well as longtime season ticket holder, Jimmy Buffet, the man behind the classic song, “Margaritaville.”