Miley Cyrus modeling for Marc Jacobs.

5 Fun facts you didn't know about Miley Cyrus

The controversial songwriter divorced Australian actor Liam Hemsworth, started a relationship with Kaitlynn Carter, split and then dated singer Cody Simpson who she has also broken up with! What other interesting things is Miley hiding?

  • The singer released her new album Plastic Hearts on November 27th.
  • first time being intimate with someone.

Check out the video below for other interesting and forgotten facts on the star!

1) Her real name is Destiny Hope, but only her grandmother calls her that.

Miley Cyrus and her grandmother.

Billy Ray and Tish Cyrus named her that because they thought she was meant to do great things in life, and they were right. Miley legally changed her name in 2008.

2) Miley is short for 'smiley', her nickname as a child because she would smile a lot. 

Young Miley Cyrus 

The artist also uses the name Ray in honor to her Dad.

Country Music legend Dolly Parton is her godmother  

Miley Cyrus and Dolly Parton performing together on stage.

They have a very close relationship, and they have performed together many times. Miley appears in Dolly Parton's new Christmas record called a Holy Dolly Christmas and Miley covered “Jolene” in her 2012 Backyard Sessions a Cyrus' classic over the summer.

Her net worth is around $160 million.

Miley Cyrus during the Bangerz tour in 2013.

Miley Cyrus rose to fame in 2006 when she was cast for her famous role as Hanna Montana in the Disney Channel's teen series of the same name. She soon became America's sweetheart and a world success among teenagers.

Smiley also starred in movies like “The Last Song” in 2010 and has seven studio albums that have helped her become one of the richest celebrities of her generation.

The tattoo on her finger symbolizes her support for gay rights

Miley got that tatoo in honor of equal marriage.

In 2014, the artist founded The Happy Hippie foundation that is focused in raising money to help the homeless LGBTQ community members.

Kelsey Miller

Certified English teacher by the University of Cambridge. Wine enjoyer, writing lover and cute Hollywood actors expert.+ info

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