Classic Country: Billy Ray Cyrus – “Achy Breaky Heart” [VIDEO]
Billy Ray Cyrus will forever be the "Achy Breaky Heart" man - and he owns it. Now he's known as Miley's dad - he owns that too.
The song that really kicked New Country into high gear, "Achy Breaky Heart." Billy Ray will forever be known for taking it to the top of the charts and crossing over on such a big scale.
The line dance or the 'Achy Breaky' Dance swept the nation and was ubiqutios in country clubs everywhere.
The album, Some Gave All, spent a record 17 weeks at #1 on the Country charts, hit #4 on the Hot 100 as a crossover song - and was the biggest selling album of 1992.
Cyrus has done well with acting and other projects. He's worth $20 million.