Miley Cyrus is who is a renowned musician, actress, and songwriter. She has been a household name since she was 11, and as of today, she one of the best-selling female artists and one of the most followed celebrities in the world. She has transitioned from a teen idol to a chart-topping musician.
Initially, Miley Cyrus went by the name Destiny, Hope Cyrus. She is the daughter to William Ray Cyrus, a musician well known for his song “Achy Breaky Heart,” and mother Leticia, who gave birth to her in 1992 in Tennesse.
The name Miley Cyrus came as a result of her fondness to smile when she was a toddler, and she was nicknamed “smiley,” which she shortened to Miley, and Cyrus was her grandfather’s name. She has four siblings who are all in the entertainment industry, and her godmother was to date is a country music icon, Dolly Patron.
She went to school at Heritage Elementary School in Franklin later moving to Hollywood than to Toronto, where her father was filming a television series Doc which she appeared, and Tim Burtons Big Fish 2003, which she made appeared too.
Miley Cyrus has been on a relationship that can best be described as an on-off relationship with Australian actor Liam Hemsworth since 2009, she got engaged n 2012 separated in 2014 but as of 2017 with the release of “Malibu” their speculations the two have already been married.
Miley Cyrus’ career started off when she was a little in her appearance in the dad’s television series the Doc, but her professional breakthrough was in 2004 when she beat the other 1000 hopefuls for a place in Disney show Hannah Montana. She was good at acting and singing, that’s why she managed a spot in the series. Soon enough, Stewart or rather Miley Cyrus became a teen idol.
She would then release her debut studio album Hannah Montana 2: Meet Miley Cyrus in 2007, which was a commercial success as it sold over 3 million copies. She then launched a tour “Best of Both Worlds.” In 2008 to promote the album and its reported she earned around $31.3 million.
Her second studio album, Breakout was released in 2008 and was a commercial success. The same year she starred in Bolt 2008, the animated film. The following year Miley Cyrus released “The Climb,” “Hannah Montana,” “Party in the U.S.A,” and the EP The Time of Our Lives 2009. Her song “Party in the U.S.A became the most successful single she has ever released to date.
From 2010 to 2015, Miley Cyrus has released a number of albums and starred in a couple of films. Some of the albums she released are Can’t Be Tamed (2010), Bangerz (2013), and Miley Cyrus & Her Dead Petz. (2015). Films she starred in are The Last Song (2010), LOL (2012), So Undercover (2012), Miley: The Movement (2013), The Night Before (2015), A Very Murray Christmas (2015)
From 2016 to present, she has been working as a judge in the eleventh season of the Voice, starred in Woody Allen series, and working on her sixth album Younger Now. Some of the songs in the upcoming album are “Malibu” and “inspired’. Apart from music, she has also starred in Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2, 2017.
Awards & Achievements
Miley Cyrus has received numerous awards totaling to 60 and has also received over 167 nominations. Some of the awards are 1 Bambi Awards, 6 Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards, 1 MTV Video Music Awards, 2 MTV Europe Music Awards, 19 Teen Choice Awards, 4 World Music Awards among others.
Net Worth & Salary of Miley Cyrus
Miley Cyrus is one of the richest musicians in the world. She is among the best-selling artists, and her net worth is $200 million. 95% of Miley Cyrus’ net worth or rather earnings have largely been boosted by her sold-out concert tours, which amount to $200 million, YouTube revenue amounting to $15 million annually, and lucrative endorsement deals with Wal Mart, Hanna Montana among others amounting to over $75 million. It’s estimated that between 2001 and today, Miley Cyrus must have made around $370 million.
She might be controversial, especially with the release of “Wrecking Ball,” but let’s be honest, everyone must do something crazy in their life if at all you want to sell out, the likes of Nicki Minaj, Rihanna, lady gaga have done it why not her. We can’t deny she is among the biggest stars not just in music but also in Hollywood, and Miley Cyrus’ net worth is a reflection of how good she is in her talent.