MUSICIAN

Billy Ray Cyrus

1961 - Today

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Billy Ray Cyrus (born August 25, 1961) is an American singer-songwriter and actor. He has released 16 studio albums and 53 singles since 1992, and is known for his hit single "Achy Breaky Heart", which topped the U.S. Hot Country Songs chart and became the first single ever to achieve triple platinum status in Australia. It was also the best-selling single in the same country in 1992. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Billy Ray Cyrus has received more than 9,190,526 page views. His biography is available in 49 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 46 in 2019). Billy Ray Cyrus is the 356th most popular musician (down from 344th in 2019), the 1,974th most popular biography from United States (down from 1,805th in 2019) and the 110th most popular American Musician.

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  • 9.2M

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  • 67.02

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 49

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.79

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.33

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among MUSICIANS

Among musicians, Billy Ray Cyrus ranks 356 out of 2,675Before him are Adrian Smith, Pat Metheny, Richie Sambora, Mick Taylor, Coleman Hawkins, and Steve Morse. After him are Élisabeth Jacquet de La Guerre, Wayne Shorter, Barış Manço, David Helfgott, Per Gessle, and Maurice André.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1961, Billy Ray Cyrus ranks 42Before him are António Costa, James Gandolfini, Ben Johnson, Erwin Koeman, Daniele Massaro, and Andy Lau. After him are Boy George, Armin Meiwes, Mylène Farmer, Julia Gillard, Ricky Gervais, and Arnaldur Indriðason.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Billy Ray Cyrus ranks 1,974 out of 15,968Before him are Steve Morse (1954), Clement Greenberg (1909), Rick Riordan (1964), Edmond Hamilton (1904), Lewis Mumford (1895), and John Hancock (1737). After him are Eugene Nida (1914), Irving Baxter (1876), Sundance Kid (1867), Kelly McGillis (1957), Cyd Charisse (1922), and Holly Hunter (1958).

Among MUSICIANS In United States

Among musicians born in United States, Billy Ray Cyrus ranks 110Before him are Robby Krieger (1946), Bobby McFerrin (1950), Pat Metheny (1954), Richie Sambora (1959), Coleman Hawkins (1904), and Steve Morse (1954). After him are Wayne Shorter (1933), Moby (1965), John Densmore (1944), Peter Criss (1945), Dexter Gordon (1923), and Wes Montgomery (1923).

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