Miley Cyrus net worth: American actress, singer and songwriter, Destiny Hope Cyrus, better known by her stage name Miley Cyrus has a net worth of $150 million.
Born to country singer Billy Ray Cyrus and “Tish” Finley Cyrus on November 23, 1992, in Franklin, Tennessee, her childhood name “Destiny Hope” was derived for her parents’ belief that she will achieve a lot of great things in her future while she was also nicknamed “Smiley” because she often smiled as an infant.
After getting involved to play in minor roles through the Armstrong Acting School, Toronto for film Big Fish and television series Doc, Miley Cyrus rose to prominence as a teen idol for a television series Hannah Montana, which portrayed her as Miley Stewart, in 2006. She soon became a teen sensation after being cast in the Disney Channel’s TV series after which she went on to sign a recording contract with Hollywood Records in 2007, and then released her debut album- Meet Miley Cyrus which also served as the soundtrack of the Hannah Montana series. It made a whopping sales of around 3 million copies in United States only while the single “See You Again” ranked to the #10 on the Billboard Hot 100.
A year later in 2008, Miley Cyrus launched her sophomore album titled “Breakout” which was certified with the RIAA platinum record holder for selling more than one million copies. The track “7 things” grabbed much success to kick off her film career in the animated film Bolt as the voice actress while she also was nominated for the Golden Globe award for the Original Song category. In 2009, she also was involved in the feature film Hannah Montana: The Movie, which produced her hit soundtrack “The Climb“.
Miley Cyrus started developing a mature image of herself with the EP The Time of Our Lives (2009), that grabbed much success with the track “Party in the U.S.A.“. She then launched her third album Can’t Be Tamed (2010) that gave a continuity to her transition. Despite grabbing only a little sales for her third album, she starred in the coming-of-age film The Last Song the same year.
Her impressive success in music and film career ranked her at the number 1 spot on the Top 10 Richest Teens in Hollywood in 2011 as she Miley Cyrus net worth was around $120 million that time. She also ranked 19th on the “Top 20 World’s Richest Female Singers of All Time” list by 2013.
In 2013, she thought to take some time off her music career to focus more on acting. She went on to host the Saturday Night Live on March 5, 2011 and also made appearances on several TV shows like Punk’d on MTV alongside Khloe Kardashian and Kelly Osbourne, in films like LOL alongside Demi Moore, “So Undercover”, etc.
Miley Cyrus started working back on her music career after 2013 starting with “Bangerz” after hiring Larry Rudolph as her manager who previously worked with Britney Spears. She also signed a new contract with RCA Records which helped her in releasing her fourth album “Bangerz” in October 2013.”We Can’t Stop” became the leading single from the album peaking to the #2 in the US Billboard Hot 100 while also making a Vevo record of garnering over 10 million views within a day of release. After her immense success with the new album, On May 23, 2013, it was confirmed that Cyrus would be featured on the Mike Will Made It single “23”, alongside artists Wiz Khalifa and Juicy J.
Some of her other hits include “Wrecking Ball” released on September 9, 2013, while her guest vocals together with Justin Bieber on Lil Twist single “Twerk” grabbed much fame.
Miley Cyrus first dated singer and actor Nick Jonas in 2006 but the relationship lasted for only a year. After then, she dated underwear model Justin Gaston for nine months in 2009 before beginning relationship with Liam Hemsworth, her co-star in Hannah Montana: The movie. The couple announced their engagement in 2012 while they broke up in 2013 after Miley developed a persona among the audience that Liam did not like much. She also dated Patrick Schwarzenegger since 2014 but the relationship could not last long.
Miley Cyrus has also been involved in several charity shows to help for poor people around the world against AIDS, and natural disasters. She supports charities such as the Elton John AIDS Foundation, Entertainment Industry Foundation, Habitat for Humanity, United Service Organizations, Youth Service America, and Music for Relief.
As of 2015, Miley Cyrus lives a lavishing life with an estimated net worth of $150 million.
Quick Facts about Miley Cyrus
Full Name: Destiny Hope Cyrus, Miley Ray Cyrus
Profession: Singer, Actress, Songwriter
Height: 5′ 5″ (1.65 m)
Weight: 104 lbs (47 kg)
Ethnicity: Scottish, Irish, English
Date of Birth: November 23, 1992
Place of Birth: Nashville, Tennessee, U.S.
Education: Not Known
Marital status: Single
Zodiac/astrological sign: Aries