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Miley Cyrus

Cyrus performing as Hannah Montana
Birth name Destiny Hope Cyrus
Born November 23, 1992 (age 14)
Flag of United States Franklin, Tennessee
Other name(s) Destiny Hope Cyrus
Official site http://www.mileycyrus.com
Notable roles Miley Stewart (Hannah Montana)
(Hannah Montana)

Miley Cyrus (born Destiny Hope Cyrus[1] on November 23, 1992 in Franklin, Tennessee) is an American actress and singer. She is best known for starring as Miley Stewart / Hannah Montana on the Disney Channel Original Series, Hannah Montana. Image File history File links Download high-resolution version (519x779, 47 KB) Miley Cyrus performing at The Cheetah Girls/Hannah Montana/Everlife Tour 2006 on September 19 2006 in San Jose, CA. I attended and took this photo myself. ... Hannah Montana is an American childrens television series which debuted on Friday, March 24, 2006. ... November 23 is the 327th day of the year (328th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 38 days remaining. ... Media:rofl. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_United_States. ... Franklin is a city in Williamson County, Tennessee, USA. The population was 41,842 at the 2000 census. ... Official language(s) English Capital Nashville Largest city Memphis Largest metro area Nashville Area  Ranked 36th  - Total 42,169 sq mi (109,247 km²)  - Width 120 miles (195 km)  - Length 440 miles (710 km)  - % water 2. ... Miley Stewart is a fictional character (played by Miley Cyrus) from the Disney Channel Original Series Hannah Montana. ... Hannah Montana is an American television series which debuted on Friday, March 24, 2006 on Disney Channel. ... November 23 is the 327th day of the year (328th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 38 days remaining. ... Media:rofl. ... Franklin is a city in Williamson County, Tennessee, USA. The population was 41,842 at the 2000 census. ... Actors in period costume sharing a joke while waiting between takes during location filming An actor is a person who acts, or plays a role, in a dramatic production. ... Ercole de Roberti: Concert, c. ... Miley Stewart is a fictional character (played by Miley Cyrus) from the Disney Channel Original Series Hannah Montana. ... Disney Channel is known for its original series. ... Hannah Montana is an American television series which debuted on Friday, March 24, 2006 on Disney Channel. ...


Personal Life

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Early life

Cyrus was born in Franklin, Tennessee,[1] a suburb of Nashville. She attended Heritage Middle School [2] (she now has a private tutor [3]). She grew up on her parents' farm in the backwoods of Nashville.[4] Cyrus is the daughter of country singer Billy Ray Cyrus and Leticia "Tish" Cyrus ,[1] and the granddaughter of the late Ron Cyrus and Ruth Ann Cyrus. She has an older half-brother named Christopher Cody, an older step-brother named Trace, an older step-sister named Brandi, a younger brother named Braison, and a younger sister, Noah Lindsey. She also had alot of friends back in Nashville, she met her best friend Les Patterson at her first real concert when she was 5,they have remained friends ever since. ref>"BILLY RAY CYRUS - Bio" (English). cmt.ca. Retrieved on 2006-10-29. “Children: Destiny Hope, Braison Chance, Noah Lindsey, with Tish; Christopher Cody, from a previous relationship; and stepchildren Brandi, and Trace.”</ref> She was named Destiny Hope because her parents thought that she would accomplish great things.[1] Cyrus gained her nickname "Miley" because she kept smiling ("Smiley") as a youngster.[1] Franklin is a city in Williamson County, Tennessee, USA. The population was 41,842 at the 2000 census. ... Nickname: Music City Location in Davidson County and the state of Tennessee Coordinates: Country United States State Tennessee Counties Davidson County Founded: 1779 Incorporated: 1806  - Mayor Bill Purcell (D) Area    - City 1362. ... This article includes a list of works cited but its sources remain unclear because it lacks in-text citations. ... Billy Ray Cyrus (born August 25, 1961 in Flatwoods, Kentucky) is an American country singer, and actor, who is probably best known for his hit single Achy Breaky Heart (1992). ... Ronald Ray “Ron” Cyrus (July 10, 1935 – February 28, 2006) was a popular Democratic politician and public servant in Greenup County, Kentucky. ... Noah Lindsey Cyrus (born January 8, 2000 in Nashville, Tennessee) is an American actress. ... The English language is a West Germanic language that originates in England. ... -1... October 29 is the 302nd day of the year (303rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ...


Career

Cyrus became interested in acting while on the set of her father's television series Doc, where she played the role of "Kylie". In 2003, she played "Young Ruthie" on Tim Burton's Big Fish and was credited as Destiny Cyrus. She was also featured in Rhonda Vincent's music video for "If Heartaches Have Wings", and appeared on Colgate Country Showdown with her father (who was hosting the television program). Doc was a TV show starring Billy Ray Cyrus as a Dr. Clint Doc Cassidy, a Montana doctor who takes a job in a New York medical clinic. ... 2003 (MMIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Timothy William Burton (born August 25, 1958) is an Academy Award-nominated American film director, writer and designer known for his off-beat and quirky style. ... Big Fish, also known as Min Kyu, or Dae Saeng Sun, is a 2003 movie directed by Tim Burton and written by John August, starring Ewan McGregor, Albert Finney, Billy Crudup and Jessica Lange. ... Rhonda Vincent on the cover of her album Ragin Live Rhonda Vincent is a bluegrass singer and an accomplished mandolin, guitar and fiddle player. ...


Cyrus was only eleven years old when she originally auditioned for Disney for the part of the "best friend;"[5] Disney Channel executives then judged her to be "too small." According to Disney Channel Executive Vice President Gary Marsh, Cyrus was chosen for Hannah Montana because of her energetic and lively performance and was seen as a person who "loves every minute of life,"[6] with the "everyday relatability of Hilary Duff and the stage presence of Shania Twain."[4] Cyrus acts on the show as the lead character Miley Stewart whose alter ego is the pop music sensation Hannah Montana, also fictional. The character Hannah Montana appears in real-life music as a fictional stage name for the actress on the show. Gary Marsh is Executive Vice President, Original Programming and Production of Disney ABC Cable Networks Group where he develops and producesof Disney Channel Original stuff. ... Hannah Montana is an American television series which debuted on Friday, March 24, 2006 on Disney Channel. ... For the album by the artist of the same name, see Hilary Duff (album). ... Shania Twain, OC (born August 28, 1965, Windsor, Ontario) is a very successful singer and songwriter in the country and pop music genres. ... Alter Ego has multiple meanings: Alter Ego is a game for the Commodore 64 computer. ... For popular music (music produced commercially rather than art or folk music), see Popular music. ... A stage name, or a screen name, is a pseudonym used by performers and entertainers (such as actors, comedians, musicians, and clowns). ...


Cyrus's first guitar was a Daisy Rock Guitar - the Stardust Series Acoustic Electric Pink Sparkle, and was made a spokesperson for the company in 2004. It was given to her by her parents from her father's Country Music Television fan meet-and-greet, when she was twelve years old.[7]. A novice guitarist,[8] Cyrus is also a songwriter in addition to singing and acting. Daisy Rock Guitars is a guitar making company established in 2000 by Tish Ciravolo, wife of Schecter Guitar Research founder Michael Ciravolo. ... Country Music Television, or CMT as it usually called, is an American country music oriented cable television channel. ...


On June 22, 2006, a performance of a Hannah Montana concierto (featuring Cyrus as Hannah Montana) at Disney's Typhoon Lagoon in Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida was recorded for the Disney Channel. Cyrus is currently opening for The Cheetah Girls for 20 dates of their 39-city tour.[9] Cyrus also acted in the Disney Channel Hannah Montana promotion, "Hannah Montana's Backstage Secrets," in which she acted as the fictional character Miley Stewart's alter ego Hannah Montana in a fictional interview set in the show's canon. June 22 is the 173rd day of the year (174th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 192 days remaining. ... -1... Typhoon Lagoon is a water park located within the Walt Disney World Resort in Lake Buena Vista, Florida. ... Cinderella Castle, at the center of the Magic Kingdom, is Walt Disney World Resorts most recognizable icon Introduction Owned and operated by The Walt Disney Company, the Walt Disney World Resort in Florida, USA is home to four theme parks, two water parks, several resort hotels and golf courses... Nickname: The City Beautiful, O-Town, 407 Location in Orange County and the state of Florida. ... The Cheetah Girls is an American girl group created by The Walt Disney Company, and made famous by the eponymous Disney Channel original film. ... Look up canon in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ...


On October 24, 2006, Walt Disney Records released the Hannah Montana soundtrack to the Disney Channel Original Series Hannah Montana. The soundtrack included eight of the songs that Cyrus performed as Hannah Montana. Cyrus also signed a four-album major record deal with Hollywood Records.[10] October 24 is the 297th day of the year (298th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 68 days remaining. ... -1... Walt Disney Records is a record company and part of The Walt Disney Company. ... The soundtrack for the Disney Channel original series Hannah Montana was released on October 24, 2006 via Walt Disney Records. ... Hannah Montana is an American television series which debuted on Friday, March 24, 2006 on Disney Channel. ... Hollywood Records is a record label owned by Disney. ...


Cyrus is good friends with fellow Hannah Montana co-stars Emily Osment and Mitchel Musso, often texting and conference calling each other during busy days.[3] To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this articles infobox may require cleanup. ... Mitchel Tate Musso (born July 9, 1991) is an American child actor. ... A received SMS being announced on a Nokia phone. ... A conference call is a telephone call in which the calling party wishes to have more than one called party listen in to the audio portion of the call. ...


Cyrus performed as Hannah Montana at the Walt Disney Christmas Parade on December 25, 2006, singing "Rockin Around the Christmas Tree."


On TRL on February 9th 2007, Miley anounced that her personal album will be coming out in June 2007.


Discography

Albums

Album Information Official Singles[11]
Hannah Montana OST
(as Hannah Montana)
  • Released: October 24, 2006 (US)
  • Label: Walt Disney Records
  • Peak U.S. Billboard: #1 (US - 2 weeks)
  • U.S. sales: 2,068,150
  • RIAA certification: 2x Platinum
  • Other Versions: Holiday Edition
  • "Best of Both Worlds" (2006)
  • "If We Were a Movie" (2006)
  • "I Got Nerve" (2006)
  • "Pumpin' Up the Party" (2006)
  • "Who Said" (2006)
  • "The Other Side of Me" (2006)
  • "This is the Life" (2006)
  • "Just Like You"(2006)
  • "Rockin' Around the Christmas Tree" (2006) [Holiday Edition Only]

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Singles

Year Single Album US US Pop US Digital RIAA Certification
2006 "Best of Both Worlds" Hannah Montana OST
(as Hannah Montana)
92 71 55 Gold[citation needed]
"If We Were a Movie" 47 38 29
"I Got Nerve" 67 51 31
"Pumpin' Up the Party" 81 62 41
"Who Said" 83 63 44
"The Other Side of Me" 84 64 47
"This is the Life" 89 68 55
"Just Like You" 99 79 65

Other songs: The Billboard Hot 100 is the United States music industry standard singles popularity chart issued weekly by Billboard magazine. ... The Pop 100 Chart is a newly created chart featured on Billboard in America. ... The Hot Digital Songs chart ranks the best-selling digital singles in the United States, according to Billboard magazine. ... Best of Both Worlds is a song by Miley Cyrus, credited as Hannah Montana. ... The soundtrack for the Disney Channel original series Hannah Montana was released on October 24, 2006 via Walt Disney Records. ... Music recording sales certification is a system of certifying that a music recording has sold a certain number of copies. ...

  • "I Miss You" (Miley Cyrus)
  • "Stand" (Billy Ray Cyrus featuring Miley Cyrus)
  • "I Learned from You" (Hannah Montana soundtrack; featuring Billy Ray Cyrus)
  • "Zip-a-Dee-Doo-Dah" (DisneyMania Vol. 4)
  • "Rockin' Around The Christmas Tree" (Miley Cyrus)

Under the stage name Hannah Montana, Miley Cyrus has recorded a number of songs for the Disney Channel original series of the same name. ... Billy Ray Cyrus (born August 25, 1961 in Flatwoods, Kentucky) is an American country singer, and actor, who is probably best known for his hit single Achy Breaky Heart (1992). ... Zip-a-Dee-Doo-Dah is a song from the Disney live action movie Song of the South, released in 1946. ... DisneyMania is a series of albums released by Walt Disney Records featuring various musical artists performing Disney songs. ...

Nominations

-1... Hannah Montana is an American television series which debuted on Friday, March 24, 2006 on Disney Channel. ... The Teen Choice Awards is an awards show that has been annually televised on FOX and on Global TV in Canada[1] since the summer of 1999. ... 2007 (MMVII) is the current year, a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar and the AD (or CE) era. ... The Kids Choice Awards logo circa 1988. ...

References

  1. ^ a b c d e David Hiltbrand. "Miley Cyrus braced for Disney stardom", The San Diego Union-Tribune, 2006-05-14. Retrieved on 2006-10-01.
  2. ^ Ken Beck. "Teen Miley Cyrus leaves Tennessee hills for Hollywood with dad Billy Ray in tow", The Tennessean, 2006-03-19. Retrieved on 2006-10-07.
  3. ^ a b Jacques Steinberg. "Hannah Montana and Miley Cyrus: A Tale of Two Tweens", The New York Times, 2006-04-20. Retrieved on 2006-10-07.
  4. ^ a b Associated Press. "Life Imitates Art for Teen Miley Cyrus", MSN TV News, 2006-05-25. Retrieved on 2006-10-07.
  5. ^ "'Hannah Montana' Livin' the Rock Star Life! DVD Review" (English). Disney DVD Reviews (2006-10-20). Retrieved on 2006-10-29.
  6. ^ Oldenburg, Ann. USA Today. March 23, 2006. "Lifelong work pays off, says Miley Cyrus, 13." Retrieved on October 1 2006.
  7. ^ "Miley Cyrus To Follow in Father's Footsteps", About.com, 2004-06-14. Retrieved on 2006-10-07.
  8. ^ Morreale, Marie. Scholastic News. "Star Spotlight: Miley" Retrieved on October 3 2006.
  9. ^ Craig Rosen (Reuters, Hollywood Reporter). "Disney's Cheetah Girls keep girl power alive", Washington Post, 2006-09-25. Retrieved on 2006-10-07.
  10. ^
  11. ^ Fred Bronson, Chart Beat: "The State of 'Montana'", Billboard.com, November 2, 2006.
  12. ^ Fox Broadcasting Company. "Before teens hit the beach this weekend they can decide which celebrities deserve surfboards on "Teen Choice 2006"", The Futon Critic, 2006-04-20. Retrieved on 2006-10-07.

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