After becoming a child television star under the moniker of Hannah Montana, Cyrus was nominated for a Golden Globe Award for Best Original Song for "I Thought I Lost You." She was born Destiny Hope and was given the nickname Smiley, which evolved into Miley, while growing up on a farm in the suburbs of Nashville.
"We went along with it at the time, because we thought Disney was our only real shot, and we were terrified that it could all be taken away from us at any moment." They had reasons to be afraid." We didn't want to disappoint anyone -- our parents, our fans, our employers -- so we put incredible pressure on ourselves, the kind of pressure that no teenager should be under." PHOTOS: The best boy bands of all time Their immense fame compounded the problem.Personal decisions -- like how and when they wanted to lose their virginity -- became public fodder.During the performance, Miley and Ariana took a dance break and showed off some cute dance moves on stage. She played Gracie Herbert on the TV series Doc and appeared on Hannah Montana from 2006 to 2010.