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Miley Cyrus is 'miserable'

April 16th, 2014 3:20pm EDT
Miley Cyrus
Miley Cyrus is "miserable" in hospital.
The 'Adore You' singer was rushed to an emergency room on Tuesday (04.15.14) after suffering a severe allergic reaction to antibiotics prescribed to her for a fever, and was forced to cancel a second concert on Wednesday (04.16.14).
Writing on her Twitter page, the 21-year-old star, who was due to perform at the Scottrade Centre in St. Louis, Missouri, said: "I can't get a hold of my team because it is so early so I want to be the one to tell my fans especially the ones trekking to get there (tbc)
"the hospital is sayin i wont b released today therefo...
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Billy Ray Cyrus Teams Up With Buck 22 For Hip-Hop Flavored 'Achy Breaky Heart'

February 12th, 2014 8:42am EST
Billy Ray Cyrus
Billy Ray Cyrus' "Achy Breaky Heart" has gotten a major do over by Dionne Warwick's rapper son Buck 22.

Over 20 years after the original tune hit airways, "Achy Breaky 2" includes country and hip-hop samples but keeps the iconic chorus in tact.

The single also references Cyrus' daughter Miley and her infamous "twerking."

The music video dropped on Tuesday and features Cyrus and Buck 22, real name Damon Elliot, abducted by scantily clad aliens dancing around a spaceship.

The video begins with Larry King releasing breaking news about an "unidentified flying object seen transcending over E...
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Billy Ray Cyrus and Dionne Warwick's son revamp Achy Breaky Heart

February 11th, 2014 8:30pm EST
Dionne Warwick
Country singer Billy Ray Cyrus has teamed up with Dionne Warwick's rapper son to revamp his 1992 hit Achy Breaky Heart for the hip-hop market.

Cyrus became an international sensation with his signature song and now, over 20 years later, he's hoping to find success with the catchy track all over again.

Achy Breaky 2, which mashes up country and hip-hop and samples the singer's iconic chorus, is a collaboration between Cyrus and Warwick's son Buck 22, real name Damon Elliot.

The tune even references the crooner's daughter, Miley Cyrus, and her penchant for 'twerking'.

A music video, in wh...
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Wayne Newton to play Billy Ray Cyrus' uncle in hew TV show

February 2nd, 2014 8:30pm EST
Billy Ray Cyrus
Las Vegas stalwart Wayne Newton is to play Billy Ray Cyrus' uncle in a new TV series.

Miley's dad will play a celebrity-turned-preacher in The King is Alive, and he has asked the veteran entertainer to play his relative.

Newton tells Closer, "I went crazy for it. It’s very well-written. It's a drama and a comedy.

"Billy’s such a creative talent; he is one of those people you just want to hang around."
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Billy Ray Cyrus invites Justin Bieber to his farm

January 27th, 2014 10:20am EST
Billy Ray Cyrus
Billy Ray Cyrus has invited Justin Bieber and his father to stay with him.
The 'Achy Breaky Heart' hitmaker - whose daughter is 'Wrecking Ball' singer Miley Cyrus - thinks it would help the troubled teenager to "get back to life" with some laid-back activities out of the public eye.
Asked if he had advice for Justin - who was arrested for driving under the influence (DUI), driving with a suspended license and resisting arrest in Florida last week - Billy Ray told 'Entertainment Tonight': "I would invite him down to the farm, hang out at the teepee. Build a fire, you know, get some four-whee...
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Top Celebrity Break-Ups & Divorces Of 2013

December 28th, 2013 6:00pm EST
Michael Douglas & Catherine Zeta-Jones
2013 was chock full of celebrity break-ups, divorces, and even reconciliations.

Michael Douglas, 69 and his wife Catherine Zeta-Jones, 44, took a temporary "break" from their 13-year marriage in August. They had their doubters when they wed due to their vast age difference but proved people wrong after staying together for more than a decade - a triumph in Hollywood.

In November, Douglas told reporters, "I hope to resolve my marriage in a positive fashion."

We're not sure what that means - have a peaceful divorce? Get back together? Who knows.

Check out other stars that split up (and so...
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Miley Cyrus living in a giant teepee

November 26th, 2013 6:20pm EST
Miley Cyrus
Miley Cyrus is living in a giant teepee in her back garden.
The 'Wrecking Ball' hitmaker recently had the luxurious $25,000 tent, which sleeps four people, installed in the backyard of her home in Studio City, Los Angeles so she can enjoy unique sleepovers with her close friends.
The controversial singer's new abode is situated beside a large swimming pool and the cone-shaped tent features a distinctly Native American-inspired triangle pattern, according to Celebdigs.com.
It's thought the 'We Can't Stop' singer, who split from her fiance Liam Hemsworth in September, might feel safer within ...
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Miley Cyrus parties with Amber Rose after AMAs

November 25th, 2013 12:20pm EST
Miley Cyrus
Miley Cyrus partied with Amber Rose at her 21st birthday bash.
The 'Wrecking Ball' hitmaker - who reached the milestone age on November 23 - partied with pals including Amber and her husband Wiz Khalifa, Tyler and The Creator following her appearance at the American Music Awards on Sunday (11.24.13).
The bash included a photo booth, balloons and giant cut-outs of Miley's face - with her hair tied into two knots at the top of her head and her tongue sticking out much like during her controversial duet with Robin Thicke at MTV Video Music Awards in August - which guests could pose with.
Wiz ...
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Miley Cyrus' sister hits back at haters

November 8th, 2013 9:20pm EST
Miley Cyrus
Miley Cyrus' 13-year-old sister has hit back at her critics after shaving the side of her head.
The 'We Can't Stop' hitmaker's younger sibling, Noah Cyrus, begged people to "stop being so mean" to her after she unveiled her drastic new haircut, similar to the half-shaved looks previously sported by Rihanna and Jada Pinkett Smith, on Instagram on Thursday (11.07.13).
She wrote: "Everyone please stop hating on me. I'm my own person I can do whatever I want. Please stop being so mean. Do you think I enjoy reading comments tell[ing] me I'm ugly and I'm trying to be someone I'm not when I'm only...
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Miley Cyrus gets tattoo of her grandma

November 6th, 2013 10:20am EST
Miley Cyrus
Miley Cyrus has a portrait of her grandma tattooed on her arm.
The 20-year-old pop star got the black and grey design of her maternal grandmother, Loretta Finley, inked by artist Kat Von D to commemorate their close relationship.
The 'Wrecking Ball' hitmaker wrote on Twitter: "because i am her favorite & she is mine (sic)."
She also added the image of her tattoo, which shows Loretta smiling with her wavy locks falling into short side-parted bob style.
Miley also hinted she may be adding to her collection of tattoos after working on new material.
She added: "Yesterday was a day of making m...
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Kelly Osbourne shocked by LAX shooting

November 1st, 2013 4:20pm EDT
Kelly Osbourne
Kelly Osbourne and Ian Somerhalder have expressed their dismay following a shooting at LAX airport in Los Angeles today (11.01.13).
One person was reportedly killed and several more were injured after a gunman entered Terminal 3 of the Los Angeles International Airport - which is frequented daily by celebrities traveling in and out of Hollywood - with an assault rifle, and several stars have shared their thoughts on the tragedy.
'Fashion Police' co-host Kelly, 29, wrote on Twitter: "WTF!!! I really hope everyone at LAX is ok and the #LAPD get that shooter fast! (sic)"
'The Vampire Diaries' ...
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Billy Ray Cyrus lets underage daughter drive car

October 27th, 2013 9:30pm EDT
Billy Ray Cyrus
Singer Billy Ray Cyrus has risked the wrath of California authorities by allowing his underage daughter Noah to drive his car.

Miley Cyrus' 13-year-old sister was photographed behind the wheel of a Fiat 500 on Thursday (24Oct13) with her dad Billy Ray sitting next to her in the passenger seat.

According to TMZ.com, the Achy Breaky Heart hitmaker let Noah drive him around on a quiet street in their neighbourhood in Toluca Lake.

In California, drivers must be at least 15-and-a-half to obtain a learner's permit.
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Miley Cyrus' teen sister caught driving illegally?

October 27th, 2013 1:20pm EDT
Miley Cyrus
Miley Cyrus' 13-year-old sister Noah allegedly drove a car illegally this week.
The 'We Can't Stop' hitmaker's younger sibling was spotted in the driver's seat of a Fiat 500 vehicle on Thursday (10.24.13) as she drove "around town" with her father, Billy Ray Cyrus, in the passenger's seat, according to TMZ.
The pair were spotted in Toluca Lake, California, but Californian state law deems that young drivers are required to be 15-and-a-half years of age to hold a learner's permit.
Noah is set to turn 14 in January.
While Noah and Billy were pictured with the young teenager behind the wheel, t...
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Miley Cyrus gives away Liam Hemsworth's clothes

October 10th, 2013 9:20pm EDT
Miley Cyrus
Miley Cyrus has given Liam Hemsworth's clothes to a charity shop.
The 'Wrecking Ball' hitmaker split from the Hollywood hunk last month and although a moving van was spotted at her Los Angeles mansion on September 20 clearing out her ex-fiance's belongings she has managed to get rid off any of the things he left behind.
A source told the Mail Online: "Miley wanted everything gone, so she sent Liam's clothes off to a local charity store that benefits people with HIV and AIDS.
"I hope that Liam doesn't need of that stuff because Miley never asked him if he wanted it before it got packed up."...
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Billy Ray Cyrus: Miley is happiest she's ever been

October 8th, 2013 10:20am EDT
Billy Ray Cyrus
Billy Ray Cyrus says his daughter Miley Cyrus is the "happiest she's ever been in her life" since splitting from Liam Hemsworth.
Miley and her actor fiancé called off their engagement in September following months of attempts to salvage the relationship which had been on and off since they met on the set of their film 'The Last Song' in June 2009.
'Achy Break Heart' singer Billy Ray says rather than wallow in self-pity about the failed romance his 20-year-old daughter seems to have a new lease of life.
During an interview on 'Entertainment Tonight' on Monday (10.07.13), he said: "All I kno...
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Johnny Cash penned support letter to Billy Ray Cyrus

October 2nd, 2013 3:00am EDT
Johnny Cash
Johnny Cash once sent a supportive letter to Billy Ray Cyrus, insisting the Achy Breaky Heart hitmaker was the next Elvis Presley.

The country singer became a break-out star in 1992 with the song, which quickly became one of the most-hated sing-along tunes ever - but he knew he could always count on Cash to back him up.

And in an interview with Queen Latifah on her new chat show, he reveals that just months after the song was released, the music legend took note of Cyrus' success, and personally extended him a warm welcome to the country music community.

Cyrus explains, "In June of 1992,...
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Billy Ray Cyrus Says Miley Wanted A 'Special Moment'

September 21st, 2013 6:15pm EDT
Billy Ray Cyrus
Billy Ray Cyrus says Miley wanted to make her own "special moment" at the MTV Video Music Awards.

The father of the 'Wrecking Ball' hitmaker has stood by his daughter while she faces criticism for her controversial performance last month, and he said she was simply trying to create a defining moment in her career.

Talking on 'Piers Morgan Tonight' on CNN yesterday (09.19.13), he explained: "I knew that she wanted to do something really special and something everyone would be talking about.

"I knew she'd been putting a lot of practice and thought into what happened in New York."

He added...
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Billy Ray Cyrus: Miley Has Risen To A Whole New Level

September 21st, 2013 9:15am EDT
Billy Ray Cyrus
Billy Ray Cyrus says his daughter Miley has "risen to a whole new level" since her performance at the MTV Video Music Awards last month.

The 52-year-old country singer is proud of his daughter despite her controversial stage appearance last month - which saw her gyrating up against Robin Thicke while suggestively waving around a foam finger - and thinks the former 'Hannah Montana' star is trying to leave her Disney image behind.

Talking on 'Piers Morgan Tonight' on US TV's CNN yesterday (19.09.13), he said: "Miley's smart enough to know that to come out of the shadows of 'Hannah Montana,'...
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The Morning Roundup: Jon Gosselin Is A Waiter Now, Billy Ray Cyrus Defends Miley, Stephen King's 'Shining' Sequel

September 20th, 2013 9:36am EDT
Jon Gosselin
Jon Gosselin, who rose to fame with his wife Kate and their eight children on TLC's "Jon & Kate Plus 8", is now waiting tables at a restaurant about 50 miles outside of Philadelphia, PA. The former reality star has been trying to make ends meet with his new job, which he took because it was "impossible" to find work after his show ended. At least he's not living in a van down by the river... (story)

Billy Ray Cyrus apparently had no problem seeing his daughter have virtual sex with Robin Thicke at the MTV Video Music Awards. Cyrus says daughter Miley is "an artist" and is "evolving" as an ...
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Billy Ray Cyrus Defends Daughter Miley, Says She Is 'Evolving As An Artist'

September 20th, 2013 8:19am EDT
Billy Ray Cyrus
After all the criticism Miley Cyrus received following her racy performance at the MTV Video Music Awards (VMAs) last month, at least her father is still in her corner.

Miley made headlines after "twerking" alongside singer Robin Thicke while wearing a flesh-colored bikini during a performance of "Blurred Lines." She also made provocative gestures with a foam finger.

Billy Ray Cyrus talked to Piers Morgan on CNN, voicing his support for his daughter. "I'm a singer-songwriter first and foremost, and I'm her daddy. I come from that school where it starts with a song, and it's that magic mom...
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Lionel Richie Sympathizes With Billy Ray Cyrus Over Miley's Recent Antics

September 12th, 2013 11:30pm EDT
Lionel Richie
Singer Lionel Richie has offered up some words of wisdom to Billy Ray Cyrus after the recent antics of his daughter Miley have taken over headlines across the US.

The former Commodores singer, who is father to fashion designer/TV star Nicole Richie, says he knows what Billy Ray must be going though because he went through the same type of thing when his daughter struggled with drug problems.

"Dad to Dad, I've been Billy Ray," Richie said on TV show omg! Insider. "When you have a teenage daughter growing up in Hollywood, in the business, I mean, what I went through with Nicole, God bless B...
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Billy Ray Cyrus supports daughter amid naked video fuss

September 11th, 2013 8:40pm EDT
Billy Ray Cyrus
Proud dad Billy Ray Cyrus has defended his daughter amid fresh criticism surrounding her provocative new Wrecking Ball video.

Miley Cyrus hit the headlines yet again on Monday (09Sep13) when the promo, in which she appears naked swinging on a large, chained metal demolition ball, was released online.

Critics were split on the racy video, which smashed viewing records on website VEVO, and many felt the 20 year old was showing too much skin and behaving badly in front of her fans.

The promo shocker came out just days after Cyrus stunned MTV Video Music Awards viewers with a raunchy dance r...
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Billy Ray Cyrus Not Ready To Discuss Daughter Miley's Raunchy VMAs Performance

August 28th, 2013 12:01pm EDT
Billy Ray Cyrus
Billy Ray Cyrus has broken his silence over daughter Miley's raunchy performance with singer Robin Thicke at Sunday night's MTV Video Music Awards, saying that he'll always support her.

"I'll always be here for Miley," he tells Entertainment Tonight. "Can't wait (to) see her when she gets home. She's still my little girl and I'm still her dad regardless how this circus we call show business plays out. I love her unconditionally and that will never change."

Billy Ray had posted a message on his Twitter page late Sunday night that fans though was about Miley's performance, but he cleared th...
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Billy Ray Cyrus bails on TV interview in wake of Miley scandal

August 28th, 2013 3:00am EDT
Billy Ray Cyrus
Billy Ray Cyrus scrapped a planned interview with Piers Morgan on Tuesday (27Aug13) following the furore surrounding his daughter Miley's provocative performance at the MTV Video Music Awards.

The Achy Breaky Heart hitmaker was due to sit down with the CNN newsman for his first in-depth chat concerning the former Hannah Montana star's antics at the prizegiving on Sunday (25Aug13).

Cyrus stunned the crowd at the Barclays Center in New York, gyrating in a nude-coloured, latex two-piece and groping collaborator Robin Thicke with a huge foam finger.

But her dad decided to back out of the int...
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Miley Cyrus Wants Dad To Attend Therapy

August 11th, 2013 6:30pm EDT
Miley Cyrus
Miley Cyrus wants her father to attend therapy with her.

The 20-year-old singer was left distraught after Billy Ray Cyrus split with her mother, Tish, and although the pair have now reconciled, Miley wants to seek professional assistance to help work through her issues with her dad.

A source told Star magazine: "Just because her mom has taken him back doesn't mean that all is cool with Miley. It was her idea to enter counselling and Billy agreed.

"Miley has always been Daddy's little girl and she wants to be able to love him like that again."

The 'We Can't Stop' hitmaker recently hit ou...
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Miley Cyrus' Parents Billy Ray & Tish Call Off Divorce, Seek A 'Fresh Start'

July 22nd, 2013 11:06am EDT
Billy Ray & Tish Cyrus
Country singer Billy Ray Cyrus and his wife Tish are giving their relationship another shot after going through couple's therapy.

Last month, Miley Cyrus' mother filed for divorce, citing irreconcilable differences. However, a family friend says the couple, who have five children together, is trying to work things out.

Ken Baker, who works as a journalist for E! News, explained: "I spoke to Tish and she told me they both woke up and realized they love each other and decided they want to stay together. They recently went into couples therapy, something they hadn't done in 22 years of marri...
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Billy Ray Cyrus back together with estranged wife

July 21st, 2013 8:40pm EDT
Billy Ray Cyrus
Country star Billy Ray Cyrus and his estranged wife Tish have reunited after undergoing couples therapy, according to a family friend.

Miley Cyrus' mother filed divorce papers to end her 19-year marriage to the Achy Breaky Heart hitmaker in June (13), citing irreconcilable differences.

However, the couple sparked rumours of a reconciliation earlier this month (Jul13) as they strolled hand-in-hand along Malibu Beach Pier in California - and now family friend Ken Baker, who works as a journalist for E! News, has claimed the pair is back together after taking steps to repair the relationship...
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Miley Cyrus Threatens Father Billy Ray: Tell The Truth, Or I Will

June 25th, 2013 6:07pm EDT
Miley Cyrus
Miley Cyrus is ready to air some dirty laundry about her father Billy Ray Cyrus, and gave him a public warning that if he doesn't reveal what it is, she will for him.

Cyrus tweeted cryptically, "Since you won't reply to my texts I'm giving you an hour to tell the truth or ill tell it for you." The message has since been deleted from her feed, and replaced with the message, "Wtf? My twitter was just actin all types of cray!"

Attached to the tweet was a photo of Billy Ray next to a woman who isn't Miley's mother Tish. TMZ reports the woman is Dylis Croman, who was Billy Ray's co-star in the...
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Miley Cyrus reaches out to dad in wake of divorce news

June 16th, 2013 7:28pm EDT
Miley Cyrus
Miley Cyrus has dispelled rumours of a rift between herself and dad Billy Ray Cyrus by reaching out to him on Father's Day (16Jun13).

The pop singer appeared to slam Billy Ray in a tweet earlier this week (ends16Jun13) shortly after her mother Tish filed papers to end her 19-year marriage to the country star, citing irreconcilable differences.

In a post on Twitter.com, Miley wrote to her father, "Billy Ray Cyrus, since your text and email obviously aren't working would you like to talk like this?" The Achy Breaky Heart hitmaker did not respond, and Miley proceeded to share a photo of hers...
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The Morning Roundup: Real "Bling Ring," Miley's Parents Divorcing, Aniston's Hair Envy, Mumford Bassist Recovering

June 14th, 2013 9:37am EDT
The Bling Ring
Tish Cyrus filed for divorce from Miley's dad Billy Ray on Thursday, citing irreconcilable differences. Two-and-a-half years ago it was Billy Ray who filed papers, but then decided to try and work things out with his wife of 19 years. The couple apparently weren't able to iron out the wrinkles in their relationship. Tish is seeking custody of the youngest of the couple's five kids, daughter Noah, 13, along with spousal support. (story)

Miley was recently the target of a new bashing from Amanda Bynes, who called her ugly. Miley says she was rooting for Amanda's comeback until she became the...
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