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Billy Ray Cyrus

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Billy Ray Cyrus ( SY-rəs; born August 25, 1961) is an American country singer, songwriter and actor. Having released 16 studio albums and 53 singles since 1992, he 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 13,615,717 page views. His biography is available in 49 different languages on Wikipedia. Billy Ray Cyrus is the 451st most popular musician (down from 356th in 2019), the 2,448th most popular biography from United States (down from 1,973rd in 2019) and the 136th most popular American Musician.

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  • 14M

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  • 55.65

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 49

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 4.31

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 4.60

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among musicians, Billy Ray Cyrus ranks 451 out of 2,662Before him are Edwin Fischer, Rubén González, Robert Wyatt, Tansen, Richie Sambora, and Jacob Gade. After him are Loreena McKennitt, King Oliver, Dick Taylor, Dennis Wilson, Bill Ward, and Isao Tomita.

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Among people born in 1961, Billy Ray Cyrus ranks 64Before him are Íngrid Betancourt, Wade Williams, Elizabeth McGovern, Bidhya Devi Bhandari, Moana Pozzi, and Jared Harris. After him are Frans Timmermans, Aziz Akhannouch, Danny Blind, Ignazio Cassis, Joan Chen, and Yanis Varoufakis.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Billy Ray Cyrus ranks 2,448 out of 18,182Before him are James Baker (1930), Robert Benton (1932), Jim Bridger (1804), Louis Gossett Jr. (1936), Richie Sambora (1959), and Karen Allen (1951). After him are Kathy Reichs (1948), Nora Ephron (1941), Carl Wieman (1951), Lin Shaye (1943), George Gaylord Simpson (1902), and Hetty Green (1834).

Among MUSICIANS In United States

Among musicians born in United States, Billy Ray Cyrus ranks 136Before him are Wes Montgomery (1923), Joe Perry (1950), Tom Fogerty (1941), Cannonball Adderley (1928), Dexter Gordon (1923), and Richie Sambora (1959). After him are King Oliver (1881), Dennis Wilson (1944), Philly Joe Jones (1923), Captain Beefheart (1941), Jason Newsted (1963), and Dee Dee Ramone (1951).

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