Cyrus parents split

Cyrus parents split

Singer Billy Ray Cyrus and his wife Tish are ending their 17-year marriage.

The parents of teen sensation Miley Cyrus have filed for divorce, saying in a statement that it was a “very difficult time for our family”.

They said they were trying to “work through some personal matters” and appreciated support.

Though 17-year-old Miley is now the biggest star in the family, it was Billy Ray who put the Cyrus name on the map in 1992 with the instant classic 'Achy Breaky Heart'.

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