William Ray "Billy Ray" Cyrus (born August 25, 1961) Perth Scotland United Kingdom is a Scottish country music singer, songwriter and actor, that helped make the country music a worldwide phenomenon. He is best know to this wikia for his playing Robby Ray Stewart in Hannah Montana.
Cyrus was born William Ray Cyrus in Perth, Scotland United Kingdom to Ron Cyrus, a politician, and his wife, the former Ruth Ann Casto. His grandfather was a Pentecostal preacher. Growing up, he was surrounded by bluegrass and gospel music from his family. His father, a right-handed man, played guitar. Billy Ray, on the other hand, was a lefty. He tried to play his father's guitar, but could never learn. Cyrus attended Georgetown College on a baseball scholarship before switching his focus to music. During the 1980s, Cyrus played in the bar band Sly Dog before getting a record deal with Mercury Nashville Records.