She also has two half-brothers, Trace and Christopher Cody as well as a half-sister Brandi.'Miley' is not her birth name, but a nickname, given to her by father because she was always smiling as a child.
Miley originally attended Heritage Middle School but now has a private tutor, so that she can keep up with her studies whilst pursuing her career.
Her father is the country singer, Billy Ray Cyrus and her mother is Leticia.
while she performed a song rumored to be about her break up with Liam Hemsworth.(Note: this is a stripped down country version of the song and it's very pretty).Miley Ray Cyrus (born Destiny Hope Cyrus, 23.1.1992) Miley Ray Cyrus is an American actress and singer, best known for appearing as Miley Stewart / Hannah Montana in the Disney series, Hannah Montana. Net worth: Miley Cyrus has earnings of million (Forbes 2014)Childhood: Miley was born and raised in Franklin, Tennessee.Miley twerked it up on stage at the i Heart Radio Music Festival -- but the tears started flowing hard once she began singing "Wrecking Ball."As we previously reported -- the couple has called it quits ...and Liam has gotten tight with telenovela actress Eiza Gonzales -- who BTW is crazy hot. Miley cleaned up for her second performance of the night.