Billy Ray Cyrus: “Achy Breaky Heart”
“Achy Breaky Heart” by Billy Ray Cyrus was EVERYWHERE when it was released. Love this song or hate it–it’s undeniably catchy and unforgettable. “Achy Breaky Heart” was Billy Ray Cyrus’ debut single and most successful song. It was a crossover hit; reaching #4 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. It also became the first county single to be certified platinum since 1983. Long before Miley Cyrus had her “Party In The USA”, her dad was makin’ ‘em line dance up a storm to “Achy Breaky Heart”.