45 Interesting Facts About Miley Cyrus

Miley Cyrus is a multi-talented artist known for her distinctive voice, bold persona, and boundary-pushing performances. Born on November 23, 1992, in Nashville, Tennessee, she rose to fame as the star of the Disney Channel series “Hannah Montana.” Cyrus quickly transitioned from her wholesome image to a more rebellious and provocative one, embracing a distinct blend of pop, rock, and hip-hop in her music. With hits like “Party in the U.S.A.,” “Wrecking Ball,” and “We Can’t Stop,” she has achieved tremendous commercial success and garnered a massive global following. Cyrus’s artistic evolution has been marked by her fearlessness in exploring different genres and pushing artistic boundaries. She is also known for her activism, particularly in support of LGBTQ+ rights and other social causes. With her dynamic talent, unapologetic style, and willingness to challenge conventions, Miley Cyrus continues to captivate audiences and leave an indelible mark on the music industry. In this list, you’ll discover 45 interesting Miley Cyrus facts.

1. Miley Cyrus was born Destiny Hope Cyrus on November 23, 1992, in Franklin, Tennessee.

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2. Her father is country singer Billy Ray Cyrus, known for his hit song "Achy Breaky Heart."

3. She legally changed her name to Miley Ray Cyrus in 2008.

4. Cyrus got her nickname "Miley" because she was always smiling as a baby, and "Smiley" eventually got shortened to "Miley."

5. She grew up on a farm in Tennessee and was raised with a strong Christian faith.

6. Cyrus has five siblings: two half-brothers, two half-sisters, and a younger brother named Braison.

7. She began her acting career at a young age, appearing in her father's television series "Doc" at the age of nine.

8. Cyrus gained worldwide fame for her lead role in the Disney Channel series "Hannah Montana" (2006-2011).

9. She released her debut studio album, "Meet Miley Cyrus," in 2007, which was a commercial success.

10. Cyrus has sold over 75 million records worldwide.

11. She has won numerous awards, including MTV Video Music Awards, Teen Choice Awards, and Billboard Music Awards.

12. Cyrus has been an advocate for various charitable causes, including animal rights, LGBTQ+ rights, and youth homelessness.

13. She founded the Happy Hippie Foundation in 2014, which focuses on supporting homeless and LGBTQ+ youth.

14. Cyrus has been open about her own struggles with mental health and has used her platform to raise awareness and reduce stigma surrounding mental health issues.

15. She has been a coach on the reality singing competition show "The Voice" (2016-2017).

16. Cyrus has had a successful acting career outside of music, starring in films like "The Last Song" (2010) and "Hannah Montana: The Movie" (2009).

17. She hosted the 2015 MTV Video Music Awards and made headlines with her daring and controversial performance.

18. Cyrus is known for her unique fashion sense and has been a fashion icon for many young fans.

19. She has been in high-profile relationships, including a long-term relationship with actor Liam Hemsworth, whom she married in 2018 (they divorced in 2020).

20. Cyrus has collaborated with various artists, including Dolly Parton, Snoop Dogg, and Mark Ronson.

21. She has been vocal about her support for the legalization of marijuana.

22. Cyrus has released several successful albums, including "Bangerz" (2013), "Younger Now" (2017), and "Plastic Hearts" (2020).

23. She has a distinctive singing voice and has experimented with various musical genres, including pop, rock, country, and hip-hop.

24. Cyrus has been known for her controversial and provocative performances, often pushing boundaries and challenging societal norms.

25. She has a large following on social media, with millions of followers on platforms like Instagram and Twitter.

26. Cyrus has been featured on Time magazine's list of the 100 most influential people in the world multiple times.

27. She has been a judge on the reality competition show "RuPaul's Drag Race."

28. Cyrus is an avid animal lover and has several pets, including dogs, cats, and horses.

29. She has been a vocal supporter of the LGBTQ+ community and has identified as pansexual.

30. Cyrus has been involved in various philanthropic efforts, including fundraising for disaster relief and supporting education initiatives.

31. She has had numerous controversies throughout her career, including provocative photo shoots, public feuds, and drug use.

32. Cyrus has a tattoo collection, with over 40 tattoos on her body, including symbols representing her family and personal beliefs.

33. She has been open about her use of marijuana and has advocated for its legalization.

34. Cyrus has performed at major events, including the Super Bowl halftime show and the Grammy Awards.

35. She has a production company called Hopetown Entertainment.

36. Cyrus has been influenced by artists like Madonna, Dolly Parton, and Joan Jett.

37. She has been a guest judge on the reality competition show "Project Runway."

38. Cyrus has released a number of successful singles, including "Party in the U.S.A.," "Malibu," and "Nothing Breaks Like a Heart."

39. She has been a vocal critic of body shaming and has spoken out against unrealistic beauty standards in the entertainment industry.

40. Cyrus is an avid advocate for environmental issues and has supported organizations like Greenpeace.

41. She played the lead role in the "Black Mirror" episode "Rachel, Jack and Ashley Too" (2019).

42. Cyrus has been open about her experimentation with different drugs in the past but has since been sober.

43. She is known for her energetic and captivating live performances.

44. Cyrus has been featured on Forbes' list of the highest-paid celebrities multiple times.

45. She continues to evolve as an artist, pushing boundaries and using her platform to make a positive impact in the world.

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