(She later changed her name to "Miley," the nickname she was given as a baby for often smiling.) Cyrus grew up on the family farm, near Nashville, Tennessee, with two siblings and three half-siblings.
She was passionate about acting at a young age, appearing on her father's television series, To accommodate filming, the entire family moved to Los Angeles, California, with Billy Ray joining his daughter on screen as her fictional dad-manager.
At the 80th Academy Awards, Cyrus was asked to present the song from Enchanted, 'That's How You Know.'In April 2008, she appeared on Idol Gives Back, a fundraising offshoot of the hugely popular American Idol show.
In 2006, Disney released a soundtrack to the Hannah Montana series, with Cyrus performing on the album.
Miley has a younger brother, Braison and a younger sister, Noah (who is also an actress).
She also has two half-brothers, Trace and Christopher Cody as well as a half-sister Brandi.'Miley' is not her birth name, but a nickname, given to her by father because she was always smiling as a child.
A Disney 3-D Digital film of the tour was released and grossed ,117,834 in its opening weekend.
The women competed to discover the top artist, alongside veteran judges Adam Levine and Black Shelton.
In March 2018, it was announced that Jamaican singer-songwriter Michael May, who performs under the name Flourgon, had filed a lawsuit alleging that Cyrus's 2013 hit "We Can't Stop" was based on his 1988 song "We Run Things."According to the lawsuit, Cyrus had lifted the lyrics "We run things / Things don't run we" from May's "We run things / Things no run we," and "significantly incorporated" his "vocal melody/rhythm/cadence/inflection."Miley Cyrus has also made headlines for her romantic life.
I hope to motivate mothers and daughters to build lifetimes of memories together and inspire kids around the world to live their dreams." Also in 2009, Cyrus released the EP , featuring the hit singles "Party in the U. A." and "When I Look at You," the former being the singer's most successful song to date, selling more than 5.38 million copies and earning a spot among the best-selling singles of all time.
Enthusiasm for Cyrus's TV alter ego remained strong for several years, as well. She cut her hair short and took to wearing edgy fashions as part of an effort to craft a new image. single to top the pop charts, and earned her Video of the Year honors at the 2014 VMAs.Her star on the rise, Cyrus released a successful , launched a tour: "Best of Both Worlds." The concert series sold out in record time, and the show was extended by 14 dates to help placate disappointed fans.