| "Achy Breaky Heart"
is a hit, country music song written by Don Von Tress. Originally titled
"Don't Tell My Heart," it was recorded by the The Marcy Brothers. The
name was later changed to "Achy Breaky Heart" and was recorded by
Billy Ray Cyrus in 1992.
As Cyrus' debut single and signature song, it made him famous and has
been his most successful song. The song became a crossover hit on
pop and country radio, peaking at #4 on the Billboard Hot 100