June 17, 2019 6:22 pm

On This Day In Country Music- 1992 Billy Ray Cyrus

C/W singer Billy Ray Cyrus at home. (Photo by Will And Deni Mcintyre/The LIFE Images Collection via Getty Images/Getty Images)


On this day in country music…

Back in 1992, Billy Ray Cyrus’ breakthrough song “Achy Breaky Heart” reached #1.  The song became the first Country single to be certified Platinum since Kenny Rogers and Dolly Parton’s “Islands in the Stream” in 1983.


Now in 2019- Billy Ray Cyrus, along with Lil Nas X, has hit the charts with the song “Old Town Road.”

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