Ray Cyrus and Miley Cyrus Duet "Ready Set Don't Go" Cracks Top
Billy Ray Cyrus and Daughter Miley Cyrus' Duet Version of ''Ready, Set,
Don't Go'' Cracks the Top 10 at Country Radio
BURBANK, Calif.--(Business Wire)--"Ready, Set, Don't Go," the
single off Billy Ray Cyrus' latest album, Home At Last, featuring daughter
Miley Cyrus is #10 this week at Country radio (Radio & Records). The
duet was premiered last year on ABC's hit show "Dancing with the
Stars" and has been climbing up the singles charts since its release
to country radio on October 10. This is Cyrus' eighth single to enter the
Top 10 and his first since 1999.
Billy Ray Cyrus enjoyed a banner year in 2007 with his hit
Emmy-nominated Disney Channel series "Hannah Montana" and his
Home At Last album release on Walt Disney Records.
-- Cyrus was a semi-finalist on "Dancing with the Stars"
February through April
-- Home At Last album entered at #3 on Billboard's Country chart in
-- An acoustic version of "Ready, Set, Don't Go" was
performed by Billy Ray on an episode of "Hannah Montana" which
premiered in July
-- Featured with daughter Miley on two covers in July - People Magazine
and TV Guide
-- Performed "Ready, Set, Don't Go" on "Good Morning
America," "Live with Regis & Kelly" and "The
View," plus appeared on "Larry King Live" and
-- A four episode CMT reality series "Home At Last" debuted
-- Made three appearances on "The Oprah Winfrey Show,"
culminating with a special duet performance with daughter Miley on the
December 20th program
-- Cyrus' Biography, an Emmy(R) award-winning documentary series, aired
multiple times on the Biography Channel
-- Cyrus launched his concert tour
-- At the end of 2007, Billy Ray wrapped production on the Jim Amatulli
drama "Flying By". The title of the film is based on a song of
the same name from his album Home At Last. Several tracks from his album
will be featured in the film's soundtrack. Also cast in the film are
Heather Locklear as his wife, Oscar-winning actress Patricia Neal as his
mother and Olesya Rulin (High School Musical) as his daughter.
Plans for 2008 include the release of "Flying By" later in
the year. Production will begin shortly on two additional feature films,
"Hannah Montana" and "Bait Shop," a movie co-starring
Bill Engvall (Blue Collar Comedy Tour). Cyrus will continue touring
through the early part of 2008 and will begin working on his follow-up
album and the third season of the "Hannah Montana" series.