Connect your Spotify account to your Last.fm account and scrobble everything you listen to, from any Spotify app on any device or platform. It was Cyrus' biggest hit single in the U.S. until he was featured on "Old Town Road" by Lil Nas X, which peaked at No. [10] In 2002, Shelly Fabian from About.com ranked the song number 249 on the list of the Top 500 Country Music Songs. While Cyrus does not explicitly say the song is a parody, the lyrics and accompanying video clearly make several references to daughter Miley's bad-girl image at the time, with Billy Ray noting in a Rolling Stone article that he "[hopes] that she got to read the one critic who wrote that the video made her performance at the VMAs look like Sesame Street". [17] The series makes several different references to the song, for example: When Robby got a back injury in the Season 2 episode "I Want You To Want Me To Go To Florida", as he got the injury, he exclaimed "My achy breaky back!". "[15], Despite its initially critical reviews, the song has become a cult classic. The Best of Billy Ray Cyrus: Cover to Cover: Release date: June 24, 1997; Label: Mercury Nashville; Formats: CD, cassette; 23 8 Achy Breaky Heart: Release date: 2001; Label: Spectrum Music; Formats: CD — — 20th Century Masters – The Millennium Collection: Release date: March 23, 2003; Label: Mercury Nashville; Formats: CD; 59 — The Definitive Collection Jackson suggests he use the words "achy breaky", but Robby blows it off as "the dumbest thing I've ever heard". In the Hannah Montana episode "The Way We Almost Weren't", Billy Ray Cyrus's character Robby Stewart is seen in a dream sequence writing "Achy Breaky Heart" in a New Mexico cafe in 1987. Billy Ray Cyrus (born August 25, 1961) is an American singer-songwriter and actor. Two very similar versions of the video for the song exist. [5], The music video for the song led to the explosion of the line dance into the mainstream. Let us know what you think of the Last.fm website. The song was parodied on a 1993 episode of Animaniacs during the Pinky and the Brain segment entitled "Bubba Bo Bob Brain", where it was parodied as "Empty Hollow Head", and was performed by a caricature of Billy Ray Cyrus named Billy Rae Cyprus. Originally published in a recording by The Marcy Brothers under the title "Don't Tell My Heart" in 1991, it was later recorded by Billy Ray Cyrus and released on his debut album Some Gave All in 1992. [20], English football supporters regularly sing versions to the tune of the song with West Ham United’s Dimitri Payet version the most famous example. In the United States, it became a crossover hiton pop and country radio, peak… Directed by Marc Ball, it was filmed during a live performance at the Paramount Arts Center in Ashland, Kentucky. "Achy Breaky Heart" is a song written in 1990 by Don Von Tress. Do you know any background info about this album? 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Erfahren Sie mehr über Veröffentlichungen, Rezensionen, Mitwirkenden und … He has released 16 studio albums and 53 singles since 1992, and is known for his number one single "Achy Breaky Heart", which became the first single ever to achieve triple Platinum status in Australia. His father Randy teaches his son how to dance using the song. Some user-contributed text on this page is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. William „Billy“ Ray Cyrus (* 25.

Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License. [13] In 2007, the song was ranked at number 87 on Vh1's 100 Greatest Songs of the '90s. "[10] However, it is recognized as part of a transitional period in country music where Cyrus brought renewed interest to a dying breed of music among younger listeners. "Achy Breaky Heart" is a song written in 1990 by Don Von Tress. The version released to MTV (which is the version found on Cyrus' YouTube account), begins with Cyrus exiting a limo, and the ending cheer from the audience is much shorter. For his 2017 album Set the Record Straight, Cyrus recorded an updated version of the song.[16]. The song is Cyrus' debut single and signature song. The song was referenced in The Simpsons fifth season episode "Homer's Barbershop Quartet" and “King-Size Homer” (season 7).

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In South Park episode You Got F'd in the A, Stan Marsh and his friends are challenged by a group of kids to dance. In 1993, "Weird Al" Yankovic released a parody entitled "Achy Breaky Song", which is about a man's disdain for the song. [18], In 2014, a rapper called Buck 22 released a hip-hop version of the song with Cyrus called "Achy Breaky 2",[19] in which Cyrus reprised his role for the chorus. It became the first single ever to achieve triple Platinum status in Australia[1] and also 1992's best-selling single in the same country. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 in 2019. It was also used in the 2006 film Crank, which was sung by Jarrett & Long. Javascript is required to view shouts on this page.

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