About Billy Ray Cyrus
Billy Ray Cyrus is probably mostly known as a father of a rock star Miley Cyrus in the entertainment industry. It has also been stated that Billy Ray Cyrus net worth currently has an amount of 50 million dollars. However, he has accumulated such net worth not because of having a talented and quite notorious daughter, but because of his own involvement into music industry. He is known as a country music singer, musician, songwriter and actor, which all add a lot of financial success to Billy Ray Cyrus net worth.
Since his start in the music industry in 1992, Billy Ray Cyrus has accomplished a lot. He has released twelve albums and 44 singles, which reached a lot of success domestically and internationally. He is mostly known as a singer of a song called “Achy Breaky Heart”. The single is known as the only one song, which became certified as triple Platinum in Australia. In 1992, this song also became the best selling one in Australia. In addition, the song became so popular that it was even translated into 100 languages. The video clip was also released for this song and because of it, the line dance became famous in all parts of the world.
Thus, the single added a lot of fame and financial success to the overall amount of Billy Ray Cyrus net worth.
Talking about his entries into Billboard Country Songs chart, eight of his singles have reached Top 10 of the chart. Also, all eight of them have been selling really well and increased the estimate of Billy Ray Cyrus net worth a lot. Talking about his albums, the most successful one of regarded to be his debut album called “Some gave All”. It stayed for 17 weeks in the Billboard 200. In 1992, the album was recognized as the best selling album of the year. In that year, more than 4.832.000 million copies of the album were sold in the United States alone.
During all his career as a country singer, 35 singles of his placed in charts and 15 of them reached the Top 40. Thus, it is obvious that Billy Ray Cyrus is a very talented country music musician.
In addition to his successful music career, Billy Ray Cyrus is also known as an actor, who is mostly remembered from the TV show “Hannah Montana”, where he was appearing with his daughter Miley Cyrus.