About Billy Ray Cyrus
Born in 1961, Billy Ray Cyrus net worth has been announced to have an estimate of 150 million dollars. To the public he is mostly recognized as the father of the American pop star named Milley Cyrus, who is more known as Hannah Montana. Nevertheless, Billy Ray Cyrus is also involved into entertainment business.
A huge part of Billy Ray Cyrus net worth comes from singing, acting, film producing, song writing, playing a guitar and being an overall musician. Billy Ray Cyrus whose full name is William ray Cyrus and who is of Irish descent mostly specifies into singing and playing country music. Also, the musician is known as a philanthropist, who got so involved into country music that he made it very popular in the United States. He has been releasing albums and singles since 1992. Moreover, Billy Ray Cyrus has released more than 10 music albums and had more than 40 successful singles. In addition, the musician was the one whose single got a triple platinum certification in Australia and which was called “Achy Breaky Heart”. The single was one of the best selling hits in Australia and the sales of it increased Billy Ray Cyrus net worth by a mile.
The video of the single was also an epic one. It included line dance, which became a huge phenomenon all around the world. Furthermore, eight singles of Billy Ray Cyrus landed in the Top 10 of the Billboard Country Songs chart. His most successful album is considered to be his debut album, which was called “Some Gave All”. It got a platinum certification nine times and the album stayed for 17 weeks in the Billboard chart. Thus, Billy Ray Cyrus achieved massive recognition and became the most known and the most successful country singer in the United States, which also meant the increase in his net worth. Talking about the Soundscan era, the album was a hit with lasting 17 weeks in the chart.
The album “Some Gave All” was sold more than 20 million copies internationally. In 1992, almost 5 million copies of it were sold in the United States. Talking about his acting career, Billy Ray Cyrus acted in the TV show called “Doc” which was aired from 2001 until 2004. The TV show was about a doctor who had to move from Montana to New York city to work and live. In 2005, Billy Ray Cyrus started acting in the TV series called “Hannah Montana” alongside his daughter Miley Cyrus. The show is still a huge hit in the United States and it also increased Billy Ray Cyrus net worth.