Miley Cyrus net worth is $200 million dollars.
Miley Ray Hemsworth, (born November 23, 1992) is an American singer, actress, songwriter and philanthropist who currently has a net worth of $200 million. She has a unique style of music which includes pop, country-pop, and hip hop. Cyrus music performances and videos have often sparked controversy mostly due to her lyrics and choice of outfit.
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Destiny Hope Cyrus was born to Leticia Tish and country singer Billy Ray Cyrus in Franklin, Tennessee. She was born with a condition that causes an unusual resting heart rate. Her parents named her Destiny Hope because they believe in spite of her condition, she will be a talent in the future. Her parents nicknamed her “Smiley” because she often smiled as an infant, but they later abbreviated it to “Miley”.
Cyrus’s parents married secretly on December 28, 1993, against the advice of her father’s record company, a year before Cyrus was born. Her parents had two more children together, Braison (male) and Noah (female). Noah and Braison are also well established in the entertainment industry.
She studied at Heritage Elementary School in Williamson County. Her family later moved to Los Angeles when Cyrus was chosen for Hannah Montana. She was raised as a Christain and was baptized in a Southern Baptist Church.
When she was eight, she and her family moved to Toronto, Ontario, Canada where she began singing and acting lessons. She made her first movie appearance on her father’s TV series Doc, where she portrayed the role of a girl named Kylie. She also made an appearance on Tim Burton’s Big Fish.
In 2008, Cyrus changed her name to Miley Ray Cyrus. She coined Ray from her grandfather, a Democratic politician Ronald Ray Cyrus from Kentucky.
Miley made her big break when she auditioned for the role of Hannah Montana at the age of eleven. She was almost looked over by the producers who thought she was too young, but her dancing and singing skills changed their minds.
The same time she auditioned for Hannah Montana, she was also auditioning for a role in “Adventures of Sharkboy and Lavagirl”. She was considered for a role, but she chose Hannah Montana instead.
Hannah Montana was aired for four seasons, then in 2011, Disney Channel series went off the air, but Hannah Montana had already become a very popular show. Cyrus became very famous and was a role model for a lot of teenagers. Then she released several albums from the show, did tours and sold lots of Hannah Montana merch.
In 2008 she launched a tour to promote the album and she earned $31.3 million. Hannah Montana paved the way for Cyrus’s career, not just as an actress but as a singer and songwriter. The soundtrack for the show jumped to number one on the Billboard 200 in 2006.
“Meet Miley Cyrus” and “Hannah Montana” was a two-disc project she released in 2017. One disc was Cyrus’s debut album while the other was the second soundtrack from the show. She signed a four-album recording contract with Hollywood Records to sell her non-Hannah Montana soundtrack.
After her success with Hannah Montana, Cyrus starred in the animated comedy Bolt with John Travolta in 2008. She starred with Demi Moore on LOL in 2012. She played the role of an undercover detective in the comedy movie “So Undercover”. She also starred in “The Last Song”, a movie based on the Nicholas Sparks novel. The movie was heavily criticized though it was a box office hit.
She released an autobiography “Miles to Go” in 2009. The book was a reflection of her life at that time. It sold millions of copies and climbed to number one on The New York Times children’s best seller’s list.
Cyrus has released a number of albums like “Can’t Be Tamed” (2010), “Bangerz” (2013), and “Miley Cyrus & Her Dead Petz” (2015).
Apart from music and movies, Cyrus was chosen as an advisor and a judge on several seasons of the singing show “The Voice”.
Awards and Achievement
Cyrus was included on Time’s 100 lists of the most influential people in 2008 and 2014. She has received one Bambi Award, six Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards, one MTV Video Music Awards, two MTV Europe Music Awards, nineteen Teen Choice Awards, four World Music Awards, two Gracie Allen Awards, Radio Disney Awards, Sweden Gaffa Awards among others.
She has also received over 167 nominations including her nomination for a Grammy Award in 2015 for Best Pop Vocal Album for the album “Bangerz”. Bangers climbed to number one in the UK, Canada, Ireland, Norway, and the US. “We Can’t Stop”, “Wrecking Balls”, “The Climb”, and “Party in the USA” are her most successful singles to date.
Her single for the “Charlie’s Angels” with Ariana Grande and Lana Del Rey called “Don’t Call Me Angel”, debuted at number 13 on the Billboard Top 100 and garnered 26.3 million streams in the first week.
The soundtrack for Hannah Montana was Cyrus’s fourth entry to top the Billboard 200 at the age of 16, which made her the youngest performer in history to have four number-one albums on the Billboard chart.
Cyrus was ranked at number seventeen on Forbes list of the most powerful celebrities in 2014.
Miley Cyrus Net Worth
Miley Cyrus, no doubt is one of America’s best-selling artists and she has a net worth of $200 million dollars. How she earned that much? thanks to her hard work and consistency in her talent over the years. Hannah Montana was a massive hit for Cyrus financially and multiple reports claim that she earned $15,000 per episode.
Since she left Hannah Montana, Cyrus has continued to make big moves in the industry and she earned a lot with movie roles and her music.
A large proportion of her earnings came from sold-out tours, YouTube revenue and endorsement deals with brands like Wal Mart and Hanna Montana and sponsored posts on social media.
Cyrus opened up on her relationship with singer and actor Nick Jonas. She claimed that they fell in love and began dating after they met for the first time. However, they broke up after 19 months. She later moved on with model Justin Gaston and they parted ways after nine months.
In 2009, she began an on and off relationship with Liam Hemsworth, but they broke up. During the period when they weren’t together, Cyrus dated actors Lucas Till and Josh Bowman. Cyrus and Hemsworth got engaged in May 2012 but later broke up in 2013. She went on to date Mike Will Made It (2013), Patrick Schwarzenegger (2014-2015), Stella Maxwell (2015) and Dane Cook (2016).
Cyrus and Hemsworth got back together in March 2016 and re-engaged in October that same year. They got married in August 2019 but nine months later, Liam Hemsworth filed for divorce citing “irreconcilable differences”.