The singer/actress wore a cute black and white jumpsuit with a giant bow on the back, revealing several of her tattoos. Cyrus slicked back her short blondish/brown hair and wore bright red lipstick. She also wore her engagement ring after months of speculation that she and fiance Liam Hemsworth split up.
The former "Hannah Montana" star was so excited about the Hot 100 designation that she broke the news on Instagram earlier this month before Maxim made the official announcement.
Some were surprised that Cyrus was the winner, but Maxim executive editor Patrick Carone explained that online voters overwhelmingly favored her over other contenders.
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