Billy Ray Cyrus
Billy Ray Cyrus broke through to mainstream international success with the release of his record-breaking debut album Some Gave All in 1992. The album became the best-selling album of the year in the US, producing four top hits on the Billboard country charts including Cyrus’ breakthrough song, “Achy Breaky Heart.” The single topped several international charts, even becoming the first single to ever achieve triple platinum status in Australia. Some Gave All holds the record for the best-selling debut album of all time by a solo male artist. In the years since his breakthrough debut, Cyrus has released 11 additional studio albums and 35 charted singles (16 of which entered the Top 40). The country crooner is also a seasoned actor and producer, appearing in several films and television series over the years including Doc, Hannah Montana (alongside famed daughter Miley Cyrus), and the CMT sitcom Still the King.