Miley Cyrus Biography

Known as one of the most successful singers and actors in two decades, Miley Cyrus has created a firm place in the industry since a young age. She gained stardom after her lead role in the Disney Hannah Montana TV show. But her singing career made her a global star, one to be reckoned with. She has delivered some of the best songs in the past decade, surprising everyone with her sheer attitude and skills of adding her unique touch to every song.

Miley Cyrus Biography
True nameDestiny Hope Cyrus
ParentsLeticia Jean Cyrus (Mother) Billy Ray Cyrus (Father)
SiblingsBraison, Noah, Brandi, and Trace
Height and weight165 centimeters (height) 48 Kg (weight)

Personal Life and Family

Going by the name of Destiny Hope Cyrus, Miley was born on November 23, 1992, in Tennessee. Her parents, Leticia Jean Cyrus and Billy Ray Cyrus were already involved with the glam and limelight life, so keeping her step in this industry somehow seemed normal for her. Miley has four siblings, Braison, Noah, Trace, and Brandi, who have established themselves as successful entertainers in the singing, music, and acting industries.

Before Cyrus was roped in for a lead actress role in Hannah Montana, she lived with her parents in Thompson’s Station. But once she started her acting career, her entire family had to move to Los Angeles. Cyrus continued with her education at Options for Youth Charter Schools. However, it was only after they moved again to Toronto, Canada, that she started receiving music and singing training from Armstrong Acting Studio.


Miley Cyrus auditioned for the friend of the female lead character in Hannah Montana because the directors considered her too young and short for the protagonist. But later on, when everyone witnessed her impeccable singing and acting abilities, she got to participate as the female lead in this musical series that premiered in 2006.

Her first song series, Hannah Montana, topped the Billboard 200 with over 3 million copies sold worldwide. After this, her career went on a rollercoaster drive, where she signed a four-album contract with Hollywood Records. In 2007, she released two musical discs for Hannah Montana 2. It also entered the Billboard 200 and sold millions of copies post the release.

After the consecutive success of Hannah Montana albums, Cyrus continued to work on her singing career. In 2008, her song “See You Again,” earned her global exposure. She also released another album in the same year, Breakout. Her song, I Thought I Lost You, was nominated for the Golden Globe Award. Several years later, Cyrus released a ballad, Wrecking Ball, which topped the Billboard Singles Chart, giving her huge recognition.


Miley Cyrus is a force to acknowledge, thanks to the hits she has given the world in so many years since 2006. Her singing career witnessed rapid growth since she started to release studio albums. Being a songwriter, she has put her soul into many creations, earning tons of love from all her listeners and several recognitions.

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