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Billy Ray Cyrus

William "Billy" Ray Cyrus (born August 25, 1961) is an American country music singer, songwriter, actor and philanthropist, who has achieved great success worldwide. Having released twelve studio albums and forty-four singles since 1992, he is best known for his Number One single "Achy Breaky Heart", which became the first single ever to achieve triple Platinum status in Australia. It was also the best-selling single in the same country in 1992. Thanks to the video of this hit, the linedance catapulted into the mainstream, becoming a worldwide craze. Cyrus, a multi-platinum selling recording artist, has scored a total of eight top-ten singles on the Billboard Country Songs chart. His most successful album to date is the debut of Some Gave All, which has been certified 9× Multi-Platinum in the United States and is the longest time spent by a debut artist at Number One on the Billboard 200 (17 consecutive weeks) and most consecutive chart-topping weeks in the SoundScan era. It's the only album (from any genre) in the SoundScan era to log 17 consecutive weeks at Number One and is also the top-ranking debut album by a male country artist. It ranked 43 weeks in the top 10, a total

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Billy Ray Cyrus' Wife
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Billy Ray Cyrus
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- 1284 days ago
Bret Michaels, Miley Cyrus Awkward Duet Back On

Bret Michaels, Miley Cyrus
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Billy Ray Cyrus Files to Withdraw Divorce

Billy Ray Cyrus
Files to Withdraw Divorce

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- 1293 days ago
Billy Ray -- Hannah Montana 'Destroyed' My Family

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- 1324 days ago
Tish and Billy Ray Cyrus -- Date Night

Tish and Billy Ray Cyrus -- Date Night

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Miley Cyrus' Parents Will Sell the Homestead

Miley Cyrus' Parents Will Sell the Homestead

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