Billy Ray Cyrus continues shattering records and racking up accolades as the Flatwoods, Kentucky singer/songwriter and global music icon wins the Country Music Association's Musical Event of the Year with Lil Nas X for "Old Town Road (Billy Ray Cyrus remix)," a song eliminated on country charts by Billboard critics for not "embracing enough elements of today’s country music."
Always a champion for veterans and service members, Billy Ray Cyrus will return to his roots when he performs his self-penned anthemic "Some Gave All" with Voices of Service during the Titans Nov. 20 halftime game against the Kansas City Chiefs. Cyrus and Voices of Service, the singing quartet made up of active-duty Army military members and veterans who rose to national fame after advancing to the finale of NBC competition show, “America’s Got Talent.” are joining together ahead of Veterans Day for the Titans’ “Salute to Service."
On the heels of "Old Town Road (Billy Ray Cyrus remix)" being certified diamond by the RIAA, Cyrus learned today he leads nominations as a country artist in the 2019 American Music Awards. Cyrus is nominated in the Collaboration of the Year category for the track with Lil Nas X, as well as Favorite Music Video, Favorite Rap/Hip-Hop Song and Favorite Pop/Rock Song.
Billy Ray Cyrus is making room on the trophy shelf again as the BET Hip Hop Awards honors the Flatwoods, Kentucky singer-songwriter with Best Collaboration with Lil Nas X on the record shattering 19-week No. 1 "Old Town Road (remix, featuring Cyrus).
Billy Ray Cyrus, who was just announced as a two-time 2019 BET Hip Hop Awards nominee, will return to his legendary roots tonight when he performs his multi-platinum-selling legendary hit, “Some Gave All,” on NBC’s hit summer series “America’s Got Talent” with Voices of Service, a Northern Virginia quartet comprised of active and retired U.S. veterans. Cyrus will join Cher, Macklemore, Leona Lewis, Ozuna, Kygo, Lang Lang and Chris Jericho during the season 14 finale of “America’s Got Talent” a two-hour live telecast tonight, Wednesday, Sept. 18 (8-10 p.m. ET/PT).
Billy Ray Cyrus Comes Home with Two MTV VMA Moonmen, Wake Up to Learn He’s Nominated for Country Music Association Awards Musical Event of the Year
Billy Ray Cyrus is on a roll. After taking home two MTV VMAs for Song of the Year and Best Direction for Lil Nas X's "Old Town Road (Remix, featuring Cyrus)," the global icon and singer/songwriter learned today he's nominated in the Musical Event of the Year category with Lil Nas X during the 53rd CMA Awards.
Global superstar and singer/songwriter, Billy Ray Cyrus, will appear during tonight's MTV VMA Awards where he's nominated in 8 categories as the only country artist. The record-shattering powerhouse from Flatwoods, Kentucky is also humbly celebrating another honor for "Old Town Road, the Billy Ray Cyrus remix." The 19-week Billboard all-genre Hot 100 No. 1 hit is among former President Barack Obama's summer 2019 playlist.
Billy Ray Cyrus is celebrating 19 consecutive weeks at No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 all-genre chart with Lil Nas X's “Old Town Road Billy Ray Cyrus Remix." Cyrus also happens to be the only country artist nominated for the upcoming MTV VMA Awards, with seven nominations. “Thank you everybody! This is YOUR song! YOU took this song to the top and kept it there," Cyrus shared. The global superstar, from Flatwoods, Ky, hot streak continues with the announcement that he's co-hosting the 2019 Canadian Country Music Awards September 8. Recently, Cyrus released his new single, "Chevys and Fords," with fellow BBR Music Group/BMG artist Johnny McGuire.
BILLY RAY CYRUS AND DALLAS SMITH TO CO-HOST THE 2019 CANADIAN COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS PRESENTED BY TD LIVE FROM CALGARY ON SEPTEMBER 8
The Canadian Country Music Association® (CCMA®) and Global are proud to announce that reigning CCMA Male Artist of the Year Dallas Smith and singer/songwriter and worldwide entertainment icon hailing from Flatwoods, Kentucky, Billy Ray Cyrus, are co-hosting the 2019 CCMA Awards presented by TD. The 2019 CCMA Awards will air live on Global from Calgary’s Scotiabank Saddledome on September 8 at 9 p.m. EST/PST. Global has also extended its broadcast to stream on Twitter and broadcast live on Corus radio stations Country 105 (Calgary), CISN Country 103.9 (Edmonton), and Country 104 (London/Woodstock).
No other artist in the history of music has ever achieved what Billy Ray Cyrus accomplished today. The singer/songwriter and worldwide entertainment icon hailing from Flatwoods, Kentucky shattered records when "Old Town Road," featuring Cyrus, charted at No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 with Lil Nas X for 17 consecutive weeks. Cyrus also holds the record for 17 weeks at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 all-genre albums chart in 1992 with Some Gave All.