Miley Cyrus is the rebel of the music industry! The American singer, songwriter, actor, and record often takes the internet by a storm with her talent, music videos, and performances! The popstar who turns 28 today just released her newest video for Prisoner featuring Dua Lipa. While we wait to see if the video will break the internet, let’s take a look at 5 times Miley Cyrus left the internet starstruck!
When Tish Cyrus gave her a haircut (2019):
Tish Cyrus, the pop singer’s mother took to her Instagram to share a video of her giving her daughter a haircut. In the video, the happy and excited mother-daughter duo were simply sharing a sweet moment with the caption reading that she is giving her daughter a birthday haircut. With receiving 3,20,766 views in 3 days, the haircut in question was a modern mullet. Miley Cyrus’ fans were split over the cut. While most were in support of the pop icon, others said it was the worst haircut they’ve ever seen.
When she released the music video for Nothing Breaks Like a Heart (2018):
In 2018, Miley Cyrus dropped the video for Nothing Breaks Like a Heart ft. Mark Ronson. Merging country music and disco, the 4-minute-video features Miley Cyrus crashing into a lot of cars while she’s being chased by the police! The shocking video currently has over 182 million views on Youtube and broke the internet when it released!
Watch the video here: https://youtu.be/A9hcJgtnm6Q
When it was a Party in The USA (2009):
The iconic 2009 video which continues to be one of Miley Cyrus’ top hits needs no explanation. It has over 700 million views on Youtube and the song topped the charts again in 2020 after the results of the US election! The peppy music, Cyrus’ popstar demeanor, and her glamorous girlfriends broke the internet in 2009 and still continue to do so occasionally.
Watch the video here: https://youtu.be/M11SvDtPBhA
When she dropped the video for Wrecking Ball (2013):
Within 24 hours of dropping the video for her hit song, the video had over 19 million views on Youtube and within 6 days, it easily crossed over 100 million! The hit song that is allegedly about her break up with Liam Hemsworth was full of shocking visuals complied with nerve striking lyrics. The video features Miley Cyrus singing the lyrics up close and smashing things with a sledgehammer, along with swinging on a literal wrecking ball!
Watch the video here: https://youtu.be/My2FRPA3Gf8
When she covered The Cranberries’ Zombie (2020):
As a part of the Save Our Stages festival, Miley Cyrus covered a bunch of songs including Zombie by The Cranberries. If you’ve heard the song, you would know it’s a difficult song to cover with intense voice-changing vocals but Miley Cyrus left the audience awestruck with her performance! The band Cranberries themselves praised the singer and said Dolores O’Riordan, the song’s writer and bandleader would’ve been proud to hear Miley’s rendition! Her performance was so good that fans demanded a single of her rendition on Spotify!
Watch the video here: https://youtu.be/l81u-oSIAp4
Filmfare Middle East wishes Miley Cyrus a very happy birthday!
(Contributed by Sakshi Prabhu)