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Billy Ray Cyrus

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Garth Brooks was by far the biggest nation music celebrity from the 1990s, but Billy Ray Cyrus was the designer who also best exemplified how Nashville’s undertake the music business had changed for the reason that 10 years. Brooks was the 1st nation act who was simply introduced to the entire world using the same amount of advertising savvy and industrial calculation as a significant pop celebrity, along with outcomes almost any pop celebrity would envy. Cyrus’ 1st recording debuted around the Billboard recording graphs at number 1, and would stay there for 17 weeks in 1992, backed by way of a music video that sparked a fresh dance craze along with a influx of promotion that produced him probably one of the most talked-about people in the usa, and something of nation music’s initial real-deal sex icons. To numerous, Cyrus became symbolic of Nashville’s brand-new commercial acumen, while some noticed him as proof how far nation music got strayed from its root base. Caught somewhere among was Cyrus himself, a performer who discovered he previously to confirm himself simply because an musician after he previously become one of the biggest popular achievement ever. William Ray Cyrus was created in Flatwoods, Kentucky on August 25, 1961. Cyrus’ dad, Ron Cyrus, was a politician who spent 21 years within the Kentucky Home of Reps before retiring from workplace in 1996. Ron Cyrus was also an beginner electric guitar picker, Billy Ray’s mom performed piano, and his grandfather, a Pentecostal minister, performed the fiddle, and family members jam sessions had been common within the Cyrus home, dominated by nation, gospel, and outdated specifications. Billy Ray’s preliminary attempts to instruct himself to try out his father’s electric guitar had been foiled by the actual fact he was left-handed while his father was right-handed, and it had been years before he finally found the right device and learned to try out. While Cyrus liked music, he previously a skill for football, and went to Georgetown College with an athletic scholarship or grant. But academics and football required a backseat to music after he found your guitar; he and his sibling created a country-rock music group called Sly Doggie, and in 1982 they got a standing up gig at an Ironton, Ohio roadhouse, prompting Cyrus to give up college and pursue music full-time. Sly Doggie broke up following a open fire burned down their house club in addition to their equipment in 1984, and Billy Ray relocated to LA hoping of kick-starting his profession. Cyrus had small fortune in California, and relocated back again to Kentucky, but booked displays in Nashville normally as he could, refining his brand blend of nation and rock. With time, Cyrus enticed the eye of veteran nation superstar Del Reeves, so when Cyrus arrived a spot starting for Reba McEntire in Louisville in 1990, Reeves inspired A&R guys at Mercury Information to provide him a glance. After viewing Cyrus with an arena-sized stage, they quickly agreed upon him to an archive deal. Mercury come up with an intense promotional advertising campaign for Cyrus that centered on his tough visual appearance and his stage existence. Both had been on prominent screen within the music video for Cyrus’ initial one, which was made to tie into the developing popularity of collection dancing in nation music night clubs. The video for “Achy Breaky Center” received considerable play in night clubs and on country-formatted tv outlets, resulting in main airplay for the solitary. “Achy Breaky Heart” became a trend as the solitary proceeded to go platinum, and Cyrus’ debut recording, Some Gave All, shot to the very best from the Billboard graphs and continued to market nine million copies. The annals of well-known music teaches that a lot of great achievement feature a backlash, and Cyrus quickly found himself highly criticized by nation music traditionalists, who didn’t look after his rock-oriented sound, in addition to with a selection of commentators who noticed him as something that became successful due to advertising rather than skill. Cyrus enjoyed more than enough achievement in 1992 to shrug off such criticism, however when he released his second record, pointedly titled IT WILL NOT Be the final, in 1993, it didn’t produce a one as effective as “Achy Breaky Center,” and even though the record went platinum, it had been a significant disappointment set alongside the debut. Cyrus’ third recording, 1994’s Storm within the Heartland, received small support from nation radio and battled to go platinum, even though critics started to warm to Cyrus using the tougher and much more personal audio of 1996’s Path of Tears, the recording was a flop, and pursuing 1998’s Shot Filled with Like, Mercury parted methods with the person who helped them switch the form of the united states music recording market. In 1999, Cyrus started dipping his feet into performing, playing a nation singer called Lasso Larry Larson with an bout of The Like Boat: ANOTHER Influx, and he got a small part in David Lynch’s Mulholland Get in 2001. While Cyrus continuing to create albums — Southern Rainfall in 2000, Period Flies in 2003 — they generally went unnoticed, however in past due 2001, he arrived the lead function within a cable series, Doc, where he performed Dr. Clint Cassidy, your physician in the deep south who relocates to NEW YORK. The display fared sufficiently to last until 2004, and produced him a practical name in display business once again; Cyrus also documented a Christian record in 2003, The Various other Side, which provided him an opportunity to explore his gospel origins. In 2006, Cyrus fallen his ninth recording, Wanna Become Your Joe, on Universal’s New Door Information imprint; the recording included his tribute towards the hair he rocked in his “Achy Breaky Heart” times, “I’D LIKE My Mullet Back again,” and its own release coincided along with his return to tv. Cyrus’ girl Miley (created the same yr “Achy Breaky Center” was popular) was solid within the name role from the Disney scenario humor Hannah Montana as a typical teen who moonlights like a pop celebrity, and Billy Ray, fairly plenty of, co-starred as her dad and supervisor, Robbie Stewart. While Miley was the show’s celebrity, Hannah Montana’s substantial achievement offered Billy Ray a lot of encounter time and elevated his profile substantially. Wanna Become Your Joe became his initial record to go precious metal since 1994, and he also enjoyed graph achievement using the 2006 Hannah Montana record, including his duet with Miley, “I Discovered from You.” Disney, wanting to take full advantage of the show’s achievement, agreed upon Cyrus to its label, and House finally, which fused his country-rock audio with pop leanings, found its way to 2007. (That same calendar year, Cyrus was a contestant on the favorite tv series Dance with the Superstars, where he lasted eight weeks.) Another record for Disney, Back again to Tennessee, premiered in ’09 2009, while this year 2010, Cyrus made an appearance over the self-titled debut record by his aspect project, Sibling Clyde, an choice/hard rock-band. While Sibling Clyde was released as an all-star task with John Waite, Jeffrey Steele, and Phil Vassar, by enough time the recording was documented, Cyrus was the only real member of the initial lineup still up to speed, as well as the group presented Jamie Miller of Snot on acoustic guitar and Samantha Maloney of Opening and Eagles of Loss of life Metallic on drums. In January 2011, Hannah Montana finally finished its follow 98 episodes along with a spin-off feature film, and five weeks later on, Billy Ray released his last recording for Disney, I’m American, a couple of patriotic music that included a remake of “Some Gave All” as well as the name cut, written along with his Sibling Clyde bandmates. The next yr, Cyrus announced he and maker Brandon Friesen got founded their very own 3rd party record label, Blue Cadillac Music, and their 1st release, Cyrus’ Modification My Mind, arrived in nov 2012. Cyrus also announced he was composing his autobiography, to become released by Amazon in 2013. 3 years later, Cyrus came back with Thin Series, a star-studded de facto tribute to outlaw nation.

Quick Facts


Full Name Billy Ray Cyrus
Height 1.83 m
Profession Actor, Philanthropist, Guitarist, Songwriter, Singer-songwriter, Television producer
Education Georgetown College
Nationality American
Spouse Tish Cyrus, Cindy Smith
Children Miley Cyrus, Noah Cyrus, Trace Cyrus, Brandi Glenn Cyrus, Braison Cyrus, Christopher Cody Cyrus
Parents Ron Cyrus, Ruth Ann Casto
Siblings Angie Marie Cyrus, Kevin Cyrus, Cherie Cyrus
Awards Country Music Association Award for Single of the Year, Teen Choice Award for Choice TV: Parental Unit, American Music Award for Favorite Country Single, Juno Award for International Single of the Year, American Music Award for Favorite Country New Artist, World Music Award for World’s Best New Artist
Music Groups Brother Clyde
Music Songs Achy Breaky Heart, She's Not Cryin' Anymore, Ready, Set, Don't Go, Could've Been Me, Some Gave All, Wher'm I Gonna Live, In the Heart of a Woman, Words by Heart, Busy Man, I Want My Mullet Back, Give My Heart To You, Butterfly Fly Away, Somebody New, These Boots Are Made for Walkin', Holding on to a Dream, You Won't Be Lonely Now, Back to Tennessee, It's All the Same to Me, Storm in the Heartland, Burn Down the Trailer Park, One Last Thrill, Time for Letting Go, Always Sixteen, Hey Elvis, Somebody Said a Prayer, Talk Some, Ain't Your Dog No More, Hillbilly Heart, Someday, Somewhere, Somehow, I'm So Miserable, Never Thought I'd Fall in Love With You, Deja Blue
Albums Some Gave All, Home at Last, Trail of Tears, Southern Rain, I'm American, Change My Mind, Shot Full of Love, Back to Tennessee, Thin Line, Wanna Be Your Joe, Storm in the Heartland, Time Flies, The Best of Billy Ray Cyrus: Cover to Cover, The Definitive Collection, Love Songs, Icon, It Won't Be the Last, The Other Side, Big Bang Concert Series: Billy Ray Cyrus (Live), 20th Century Masters – The Millennium Collection: The Best of Billy Ray Cyrus, Best Of / The Distance, Best Of, Best Of Billy Ray Cyrus - Superstar Series
Nominations Grammy Award for Best New Artist, Grammy Award for Record of the Year, Country Music Association Award for Music Video of the Year, Grammy Award for Best Country Collaboration with Vocals, Grammy Award for Best Male Country Vocal Performance, Academy of Country Music Award for Male Vocalist of the Year, Academy of Country Music Award for New Male Vocalist of the Year, Billboard Music Award for Top Country Artist, American Music Award for Favorite Country Male Artist, Juno Award for International Album of the Year, Academy of Country Music Award for Single Record of the Year, Academy of Country Music Award for Entertainer of the Year, American Music Award for Favorite Country Album, Academy of Country Music Award for Album of the Year
Movies Hannah Montana: The Movie, The Spy Next Door, Mulholland Drive, Christmas in Canaan, Like a Country Song, Christmas Comes Home To Canaan, Flying By, Radical Jack, Bait Shop, Death & Texas, Wish Gone Amiss, Wish You Were Dead, Luke and Lucy: The Texas Rangers, Studio DC: Almost Live, Addicted To Fame, The World According to Miley Cyrus, Tootsie's Orchid Lounge, Mulholland Dr., Rock the Universe, Country Legends Live: Vol. 2
TV Shows Hannah Montana, Nashville Star, Billy Ray Cyrus: Home at Last, Doc, Still the King, Dancing with the Stars, Surprise Homecoming, Project Dad


  • Facts
  • Filmography
  • Awards
  • Salaries
  • Quotes
  • Trademarks
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#Fact
1 Son Christopher Cyrus was born the same year as daughter Miley Cyrus.
2 Stepfather of Brandi Cyrus and Trace Cyrus.
3 Godmother of his daughter Miley Cyrus is Dolly Parton.
4 Attended Morehead State University in Morehead, Kentucky - about 60 miles from his hometown of Flatwoods.
5 Father of Miley Cyrus, Christopher Cyrus, Braison Cyrus and Noah Lindsey Cyrus.
6 Plays the left-handed guitar.
7 The original title of Achy Breaky Heart was "Don't tell my heart". It changed after he started performing it and everyone kept asking for that achey breaky song.
8 He was discovered by Mercury talent scouts in 1990 while opening for a Reba McEntire concert in Louisville, Kentucky.
9 Children - Christopher, Destiny (nickname Miley), Braison, Noah, Brandi and Trace.
10 His father, Ron, is a politician in Kentucky. Ron divorced Billy Ray's mother, Ruth Ann, when Billy Ray was 5. Billy Ray's grandfather was a pentecostal preacher.


Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Still the King 2016 TV Series Vernon Brownmule
Newsreaders 2014 TV Series Billy Ray Cyrus
Sharknado 2: The Second One 2014 TV Movie Doctor Quint
Like a Country Song 2014 Bo Reeson
90210 2011-2012 TV Series Judd Ridge
Christmas Comes Home to Canaan 2011 TV Movie Daniel Burton
Hannah Montana 2006-2011 TV Series Robby Ray Stewart
The Spy Next Door 2010 Colton James
Are We There Yet? 2010 TV Series Luke Bonnie
Christmas in Canaan 2009 TV Movie Daniel Burton
Suske en Wiske: De Texas rakkers 2009 Sheriff Cooper (English version, voice)
Flying By 2009 George Barron
Hannah Montana: The Movie 2009 Robby Ray Stewart
Bait Shop 2008 Video Hot Rod Johnson
Phineas and Ferb 2008 TV Series Buck Buckerson
Doc 2001-2004 TV Series Dr. Clint 'Doc' Cassidy
Elvis Has Left the Building 2004 Hank (uncredited)
Degrassi: The Next Generation 2004 TV Series Duke
Death and Texas 2004 Spoade Perkins
Sue Thomas: F.B.Eye 2002 TV Series Dr. Clint Cassidy / Guy on Tv
Wish You Were Dead 2002 Dean Longo
Mulholland Dr. 2001 Gene
Radical Jack 2000 Video Jack
18 Wheels of Justice 2000 TV Series Henry Conners / Casey
Love Boat: The Next Wave 1999 TV Series Lasso Larry Larsen
Mulholland Dr. 1999 TV Movie Gene Clean
The Nanny 1995 TV Series Billy Ray Cyrus

Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Fúsi 2015 performer: "Achy Breaky Heart"
Chelsea Lately 2014 TV Series performer - 1 episode
One Hit Wonderland TV Series documentary performer - 2 episodes, 2012 - 2013 writer - 1 episode, 2012
Home & Family 2013 TV Series performer - 1 episode
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno TV Series performer - 3 episodes, 2011 - 2013 writer - 2 episodes, 2012 - 2013
90210 2012 TV Series 1 episode
Waterloo Road 2012 TV Series performer - 1 episode
Christmas Comes Home to Canaan 2011 TV Movie "Home"
CrazyJoshCravy 2011 TV Series 1 episode
Hannah Montana 2006-2010 TV Series performer - 5 episodes
20 to 1 TV Series documentary performer - 2 episodes, 2007 - 2010 writer - 2 episodes, 2007 - 2010
Dolly Celebrates 25 Years of Dollywood 2010 TV Movie performer: "Daddy Was An Old Time Preacher Man", "Romeo", "Achy Breaky Heart", "My Tennessee Mountain Home"
Christmas in Canaan 2009 TV Movie "We'll Get By Somehow"
Being Erica 2009 TV Series performer - 1 episode
CMT Insider 2009 TV Series performer - 1 episode
El hormiguero 2009 TV Series performer - 1 episode
Hannah Montana: The Movie 2009 performer: "Back To Tennessee", "Butterfly Fly Away" / writer: "Back To Tennessee"
Hannah Montana & Miley Cyrus: Best of Both Worlds Concert 2008 Documentary performer: "Ready, Set, Don't Go" / writer: "Ready, Set, Don't Go"
Hannah Montana: One in a Million 2008 Video performer: "True Friend"
CMT Hot 20 Countdown TV Series performer - 3 episodes, 2007 - 2008 writer - 3 episodes, 2007 - 2008
Biography TV Series documentary performer - 1 episode, 2007 writer - 1 episode, 2007
The Oprah Winfrey Show TV Series performer - 1 episode, 2007 writer - 1 episode, 2007
The Singing Bee 2007 TV Series writer - 1 episode
California Dreamin' 2007 performer: "Achy Breaky Heart"
I Love the '90s 2004 TV Series documentary performer - 1 episode
South Park 2004 TV Series performer - 1 episode
CMT: 100 Greatest Music Videos 2004 TV Movie performer: "Romeo"
Doc 2001 TV Series performer - 1 episode
'Weird Al' Yankovic Live! 1999 Video "Achy Breaky Song"
Scooby-Doo and the Witch's Ghost 1999 Video performer: "Scooby-Doo, Where Are You?"
The Simpsons 1997 TV Series performer - 1 episode
Dateline NBC 1994 TV Series documentary performer - 1 episode
A Day in the Life of Jerry Smith 1994 Short performer: "Achy Breaky Heart" - uncredited
Danny i Roberta 1993 TV Movie performer: "These Boots Are Made for Walkin'"
Needful Things 1993 performer: "Achy Breaky Heart"
Billy Ray Cyrus: Dreams Come True 1993 TV Special documentary performer: "Romeo"
Mike & Mike 2016 TV Series performer - 1 episode
The X-Files 2016 TV Series performer - 1 episode

Writer

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Still the King TV Series based on the treatment by - 13 episodes, 2016 created by - 13 episodes, 2016 written for television by - 1 episode, 2016
Stand Up with Hope 2014 Documentary short
Doc 2002 TV Series written by - 1 episode

Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Still the King 2016 TV Series executive producer - 1 episode
Surprise Homecoming 2011 TV Series producer - 8 episodes
Hannah Montana: The Movie 2009 producer

Music Department

Music Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Dancing with the Stars 2007 TV Series performer - 1 episode
Doc 2003-2004 TV Series composer - 4 episodes

Composer

Composer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
L'homme du passé 2013 Short

Miscellaneous

Miscellaneous

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Hannah Montana: The Movie 2009 production executive

Thanks

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Hermie & Friends: Buzby, the Misbehaving Bee 2005 Video short special thanks
I Still Miss Someone 1999 Short special thanks

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The 50th Annual CMA Awards 2016 TV Movie Himself
Extra 2016 TV Series Himself
Today 2016 TV Series Himself - Guest
Access Hollywood 2016 TV Series Himself
2015 MTV Video Music Awards with People Magazine 2015 TV Mini-Series Himself
Entertainment Tonight 2007-2015 TV Series Himself
The Haunting Of 2014 TV Series Himself
Pânico na TV 2014 TV Series Himself
FansTang Live from the Red Carpet 2014 TV Series Himself
The Insider 2014 TV Series Himself
E! Live from the Red Carpet 2014 TV Series Himself
IHeartRadio Music Awards 2014 TV Special Himself
Big Morning Buzz Live 2014 TV Series Himself - Musical Guest
The 22nd Annual Movieguide Awards 2014 TV Special Himself
The Talk 2013-2014 TV Series Himself
Chelsea Lately 2014 TV Series Himself
Faith Hollywood TV 2014 TV Series Himself
GeekRockTV 2014 TV Series Himself
Sunday Sessions 2014 TV Series Himself
Hope Is Just Ahead 2014 Short Himself
Stand Up with Hope 2014 Documentary short Himself
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno 1993-2013 TV Series Himself / Himself - Musical Guest / Himself - Guest
82nd Annual Hollywood Christmas Parade 2013 TV Movie Himself
American Music Awards 2013 2013 TV Special Himself
The Arsenio Hall Show 2013 TV Series Himself - Musical Guest
The Queen Latifah Show 2013 TV Series Himself - Guest
Piers Morgan Tonight 2011-2013 TV Series Himself
The Apprentice 2013 TV Series Himself
Home & Family 2013 TV Series Himself - Guest
Larry King Now 2013 TV Series Himself - Guest
Good Day L.A. 2013 TV Series Himself
Fox and Friends 2012 TV Series Himself
CCMA Home for the Holidays 2012 TV Movie Himself
Watch What Happens: Live 2012 TV Series Himself - Guest
The Hour 2012 TV Series Himself
The Chew 2012 TV Series Himself - Guest
The Road to 'Chicago' with Billy Ray Cyrus 2012 TV Mini-Series Himself - Host
Addicted to Fame 2012 Documentary Radical Jack
When Pop Culture Saved America: A 9-11 Story 2011 TV Movie documentary Himself
Jerry Lewis MDA Labor Day Telethon 2011 TV Series Himself
Crook & Chase 2011 TV Series Himself
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon 2011 TV Series Himself - Guest
Billy Ray Cyrus: I'm American 2011 TV Movie Himself
Surprise Homecoming 2011 TV Series Himself - Host
Naked 2011 TV Series Himself
Full Throttle Saloon 2010 TV Series Himself
CMT Insider 2007-2010 TV Series Himself
Dolly Celebrates 25 Years of Dollywood 2010 TV Movie Himself
The Bonnie Hunt Show 2009-2010 TV Series Himself
2009 Golden Globe Awards Red Carpet Special 2009 TV Special Himself
Eye on Entertainment 2009 TV Series Himself
Rachael Ray 2009 TV Series Himself
The Oprah Winfrey Show 2007-2009 TV Series Himself
CMT Star: Nashville Mansions 2009 TV Special Himself
Larry King Live 2009 TV Series Himself
El hormiguero 2009 TV Series Himself - Guest
The Tyra Banks Show 2008-2009 TV Series Himself
Live with Kelly and Michael 2007-2009 TV Series Himself
44th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards 2009 TV Special
Kids' Inaugural: We Are the Future 2009 TV Movie documentary Himself
Walt Disney World Christmas Day Parade 2008 TV Special documentary Himself
2008 American Music Awards 2008 TV Special documentary Himself - Presenter
42nd Annual Country Music Association Awards 2008 TV Special Himself - Presenter
Disney 365 2008 TV Series documentary
The Miley and Mandy Show 2008 TV Series Himself
DirecTV Concert Series: Billy Ray Cyrus 2008 TV Movie Himself
Nashville Star 2008 TV Series Himself - Host
NBC Sunday Night Football 2008 TV Series Himself - Music Video Performance
Studio DC: Almost Live! 2008 TV Series Himself
Hillbilly: The Real Story 2008 TV Movie documentary Himself - Host
2008 CMT Music Awards 2008 TV Special Himself - Host
Hannah Montana & Miley Cyrus: Best of Both Worlds Concert 2008 Documentary Himself
Project Dad 2008 TV Series Himself
Walt Disney World Christmas Day Parade 2007 TV Special documentary Himself
Biography 2006-2007 TV Series documentary Himself
The 2007 World Magic Awards 2007 TV Special Himself - Presenter
Billy Ray Cyrus: Home at Last 2007 TV Series Himself (2007)
Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show 2007 TV Series Himself
Dancing with the Stars 2007 TV Series Himself / Himself - Musical Guest
2007 Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards 2007 TV Special Himself - Co-Presenter: Outstanding Choreography / Outstanding Music Direction / Outstanding Original Music and Lyrics / ...
The View 2007 TV Series Himself
The Real Miley Cyrus 2007 Video documentary short Himself
Jimmy Kimmel Live! 2007 TV Series Himself
New Year Sing-A-Long Bowl-A-Thon! 2006 TV Movie Himself - Host
The Megan Mullally Show 2006 TV Series Himself
2006 American Music Awards 2006 TV Special Himself - Presenter
Supermen on Ice 2006 TV Movie Himself
40th Annual Country Music Association Awards 2006 TV Special Himself - Presenter
CMA Red Carpet 2006 2006 TV Movie Himself
SoapTalk 2006 TV Series Himself
41st Annual Academy of Country Music Awards 2006 TV Special Himself - Presenter
Tootsie's Orchid Lounge: Where the Music Began 2005 Video Himself
Wheel of Fortune 2003 TV Series Himself - Celebrity Contestant
Top of the Pops 2 2002 TV Series Himself
75th Annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade 2001 TV Movie Himself
Noel's Christmas Presents 1998 TV Movie Himself - Special Guest
Politically Incorrect 1998 TV Series Himself
British Country Music Awards 1997 TV Special Himself
Company's Comin': A Tribute to Porter Wagoner 1997 TV Movie Himself
Diagnosis Murder 1997 TV Series Himself
Elvis: The Tribute 1994 TV Movie documentary Himself - Performer
Billy Ray Cyrus: A Year on the Road 1994 TV Movie Himself
The 29th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards 1994 TV Special Himself
27th Annual Country Music Association Awards 1993 TV Special Himself / Performer
The 1993 World Music Awards 1993 TV Special Himself - Performer
The 35th Annual Grammy Awards 1993 TV Special Himself
Billy Ray Cyrus: Dreams Come True 1993 TV Special documentary Himself
De tú a tú 1992 TV Series
The Best of Country '92: Countdown at the Neon Armadillo 1992 TV Special Himself
The 1992 Billboard Music Awards 1992 TV Special Himself - Presenter
Viéndonos 1992 TV Series Himself
Peter's Pop Show 1992 TV Series Himself
Top of the Pops 1992 TV Series Himself
26th Annual Country Music Association Awards 1992 TV Special Himself - Performer
NFL Country 1992 Video Himself - Host
Good Morning America 1992 TV Series Himself
Billy Ray Cyrus Live 1992 TV Special Singer

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Inside Edition 2015 TV Series documentary Himself
Entertainment Tonight 2008-2015 TV Series Himself
Bob Harris: My Nashville 2014 Documentary Himself
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon 2014 TV Series Himself
The Fabulous Life of 2014 TV Series documentary Himself
CMT Insider 2007-2011 TV Series Himself
Hannah Montana 2010 TV Series Robby Ray Stewart
Extra 2010 TV Series Himself
Good Morning America 2010 TV Series Himself
Wizards on Deck with Hannah Montana 2009 Video Robby Ray Stewart
Crook & Chase 2009 TV Series Himself
Best of CMT Music Awards 2009 TV Special Himself
Video on Trial 2009 TV Series Himself
The O'Reilly Factor 2008 TV Series Himself / Robbie Stewart
Hannah Montana: One in a Million 2008 Video Robby Ray Stewart
CMT Hot 20 Countdown 2007-2008 TV Series Himself
Forbes 20 Under 25: Young, Rich and Famous 2007 TV Movie Himself
Wish Gone Amiss 2007 Video Robby Ray Stewart
20 to 1 2006-2007 TV Series documentary Himself
That's So Suite Life of Hannah Montana 2007 Video Robby Ray Stewart
50 Most Awesomely Bad Songs... Ever 2004 TV Movie documentary Himself
CMT Most Shocking 2004 TV Series documentary Himself
CMT: 40 Greatest Fashion Statements 2003 TV Movie documentary Himself
Dateline NBC 1994 TV Series documentary Himself
Hard Copy 1993 TV Series Himself

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2010 Razzie Award Razzie Awards Worst Supporting Actor Hannah Montana: The Movie (2009)
2009 Teen Choice Award Teen Choice Awards Choice TV Parental Unit Hannah Montana (2006)

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2011 Razzie Award Razzie Awards Worst Supporting Actor The Spy Next Door (2010)
2005 Grace Award MovieGuide Awards Most Inspiring Television Acting Doc (2001)
1994 Grammy Grammy Awards Best Country Collaboration with Vocals · Dolly Parton
· Tanya Tucker
· Kathy Mattea
· Mary Chapin Carpenter
· Pam Tillis
1993 Grammy Grammy Awards Song of the Year · Don Von Tress (songwriter)
1993 Grammy Grammy Awards Record of the Year · Jim Cotten (producer)
· Joe Scaife (producer)


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#Quote
1 [on wishing Hannah Montana (2006) never happened] I hate to say it, but yes, I do. Yeah. I'd take it back in a second. For my family to be here and just be everybody okay, safe and sound and happy and normal, would have been fantastic. Heck, yeah. I'd erase it all in a second if I could.
2 [on Mulholland Dr. (2001)] Were it not for David Lynch, Miley would never have been Hannah Montana... I love him-he changed my life... I did feel a little bit dark. I remember feeling, 'This might not be what God had in mind.
3 [on Hannah Montana (2006)] Oh, it's huge-it destroyed my family. I'll tell you right now-the damn show destroyed my family. And I sit there and go, 'Yeah, you know what? Some gave all.' It is my motto, and guess what? I have to eat that one. I some-gave-all'd it all right. I some-gave-all'd it while everybody else was going to the bank. It's all sad.
4 [on Miley Cyrus] How many interviews did I give and say, 'You know what's important between me and Miley is I try to be a friend to my kids'? I said it a lot. And sometimes I would even read other parents might say, 'You don't need to be a friend, you need to be a parent.' Well, I'm the first guy to say to them right now: You were right. I should have been a better parent. I should have said, 'Enough is enough-it's getting dangerous and somebody's going to get hurt.' I should have, but I didn't. Honestly, I didn't know the ball was out of bounds until it was way up in the stands somewhere.
5 Today you can build a worldwide following off the Internet, and that's a game changer. This is a great time for music. Anything you can think about, musically, you can do. It's a wonderful thing.
6 I still think you gotta be in the union. It's a great move of solidarity, and if you're not it will inevitably come back to haunt you.
7 Country music will always be about heart, soul, and real life. I'll go with the philosophies of Johnny Cash, Waylon Jennings and Carl Perkins. Each of those three great legends gave me the same advice at different times. Each one said, "Cyrus, stay true to your music. And be real. Be who you are. Don't be chasing trends. Don't be chasing what's the next thing that's going on. Just be real".
8 I've tried setting appointments to write songs at a specific time, but I've never had any luck with that whatsoever. A lot of great songwriters make their living doing that. Unfortunately, I have to be living it and going through it. I use the word 'unfortunately' because a lot of my songs are sad, you know?
9 (On writing songs that involve the military ) If you're familiar with 'Some Gave All ' you know that there's a break in the middle and you could hear Boom, Boom, Boom. I extended the pause on out to eight, to sixteen, just holding it out until a soldier said, 'Keep going, Mister Cyrus. We're used to it.'
10 [to Jesse Eisenberg, after Eisenberg's The Social Network (2010) and Rio (2011) came out]: Congratulations on everything man; you're handling all the success with a great deal of pride. And the way you carry yourself in public- it's impressive to watch you. Just keep your head up and enjoy the ride; it's going to be fun. You're going to have a long career.

#Trademark
1 Often serves as a comic foil to children in films and TV shows

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