Achy Breaky Heart

April 20, 2012 by staff 

Achy Breaky Heart, “Achy Breaky Heart” is a hit country music song written by Don Von Tress. Originally titled “Don’t Tell My Heart” and recorded by The Marcy Brothers in 1991, its name was later changed to “Achy Breaky Heart” and recorded by Billy Ray Cyrus on his 1992 album Some Gave All. As Cyrus’ debut single and signature song, it made him famous and has been his most successful song. It became the first single ever to achieve triple Platinum status in Australia and the 1992′s best selling single in the same country. In the United States became a crossover hit on pop and country radio, peaking at number 4 on the Billboard Hot 100 and topping the Hot Country Singles & Tracks chart, becoming the first Country single to be certified Platinum since Kenny Rogers and Dolly Parton’s “Islands in the Stream” in 1983. The single topped in several countries and after being featured on Top of the Pops, peaked at number 3 on the UK Singles Chart. It remains Cyrus’s biggest hit single in the USA to date, and his only one to reach the Top 10 of the Billboard Hot 100. Thanks to the video of this hit, there was the explosion of the linedance into the mainstream, becoming a craze.

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