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Miley Cyrus It may have entered as a wrecking ball, but its base is solid as a rock.
The singer, who turns 26 today, has grown before our eyes since she starred in Disney Channel. Hannah Montana, a role for which he auditioned when he was only 11 years old. Since then, we've seen her pose for a "controversy" Vanity Fair photo session, smoke a forcefulness in an awards ceremony and go through more phases than
But lately, Miley's phase seems to be happily in love, as she and her fiancé Liam Hemsworth, 28, are more solid than ever after almost 10 years of ups and downs … including a broken engagement, deceptive rumors and a natural disaster.
Through the ups and downs, Miley and Liam have surprisingly become one of the most enduring couples in Hollywood, defying the odds as they both grew up, apart and together, as the world watched.
Basically, it was love at first sight for the couple when they met on the set of their 2010 movie. The last song, when Miley was only 16 years old. And although they ended a few times, they announced their commitment in 2012, when she was 19 years old.
At that time, the teenage girlfriend-a-told him People"I am very happy to be committed and I hope for a life of happiness with Liam." The Australian actor asked the question with an impressive 3.5-carat diamond ring from the Neil Lane jeweler.
But a year later, rumors of a split emerged after reports of the possibility that Liam was unfaithful (what his representative denied) and that Miley stopped following on social networks.
And in September 2013, the commitment was officially shut down, with a source that told E! The news that the separation was "Miley's decision, after facing Liam being what she believed was less than true to her."
After the break, Miley focused on her music, with the bold new image of the former Disney Channel for her fourth studio album, Bangerz, courting the controversy. Remember his now infamous performance at the MTV Video Music Awards, during which he twisted Robin Thickethe crotch?
Bangerz became a huge success, with MTV and Miley performing on the tour and increasingly wild antics.
"People have made me look like a character, so now I just enjoy playing a character of myself." People gasp when I dance, but my friends say, "You dance like that in the kitchen!" I'm always joking, "he explained in an interview with Elle at the time. "In the program, I make this really horrible wave, like the Queen, it's so silly, because everyone sends us back the way it is! It's almost like abusing the fact that I'm a little trendsetter."
And the biggest blow of Bangerz, "Wrecking Ball", apparently was about his ex. While Miley never officially confirmed that he was the inspiration, a tirade replete with insults that she performed at G.A.Y. From london. The club in May 2014 was quite revealing.
"… and every time you get into your car, you will hear my f – king song on F – King radio, piece of s – t, that 's right, and then I' m going to take off all the clothes, I 'm going to sit on a big, giant d – k, sometimes two, I will move from one place to another and then I will have the most watched music video disc on Vevo, so, you know, you can say a lot about one person, I think you can Say how great your reputation is for the trust you normally have, and if I were a guy, I would probably have a big d – k, because I feel so good about myself now, so I will tell the parents that they broke my heart, especially to one, that I suck the fat D – k and enjoy listening to this song for the rest of your life.This song is called & # 39; Wrecking Ball & # 39; ".
She was also exploring her romantic options after the end of her four-year romance with The Hunger Games star. "This is the best time of my life, I will not look back and say: I wish I had not been thinking about a breakup, you know?" Cosmopolitan in 2013. "Because that's not what God wants my life to be at this time."
She's out Patrick Schwarzenegger for six months. She entered into some kind of romantic relationship with the model Stella maxwell, although she never confirmed it. She revealed that she was pansexual. She talked about smoking marijuana. Much.
She was just being Miley.
But at the end of 2015, Miley and Liam were seen together, just as the interviews with the two young stars raised their eyebrows.
"You fall in love with who you fall in love with – you can never choose, I think some people just come with a little more baggage," Liam said. Fitness for men Only a few months before they were seen together for the first time after their two-year break. "I mean, look, we were together for five years, so I do not think those feelings ever change, and that's good because it shows me that it was real, it was not just an adventure."
As for Miley, she opened up to Elle U.K. almost at the same time, admitting, "Liam and I are still so close and we love each other."
And by January 2016, the couple was officially back together … with Miley joining Liam and the Hemsworth clan for a vacation in Australia, even getting matching tattoos. Elsa Pataky, Chris Hemsworth& # 39; wife.
Still, the fans wondered if the engagement was again when Miley was seen wearing a ring on that Finger, but the 23-year-old remained silent … until October, when she confirmed the happy news to Ellen DeGeneres.
Two years after their reconciliation, Miley remembered their time of separation.
"I needed to change so much, and changing with someone else, not changing that way is very difficult," he said of the time he spent in 2017. Billboard interview. "You're suddenly like, I do not recognize you anymore." We had to fall back on each other. "
And Miley revealed in a Cosmopolitan Interview that same year as the main lesson you learned from your parents. Billy Ray Cyrus and Tish CyrusThe marriage, which has included several separations since they were married in 1993, is to expect their partner to change and accept their evolution.
"One thing I learned about my parents' marriage: nothing and nobody is the same," Miley said on the way out. "Grow, evolve, change with others and celebrate the journey of your love!"
And Miley admitted to the SiriusXM show. Hits 1 in Hollywood that she had to grow up and that both she and Liam needed the necessary time to make them stronger together
"People who separate and come together again, I think it's great because they know it's true," he explained. "But you also have time to be yourself, you have time to grow up."
She continued: "I believe that if you are growing attached to another person, you never become solid as your own self, I am really solid and he becomes really solid, together we can be two really firm people, it is not a half and a half doing all ".
Liam was also on the same page when it came to reflecting on his time apart, counting GQ in 2016, "at that time we were going in different directions and that's just what had to happen, we were both very young and it was a good decision at that time, we both needed that."
And since their reconciliation in 2016, Miley and Liam have become one of the strongest couples in Hollywood, actually causing split rumors about how private they are. To close those annoying reports, the couple posted an adorable video dancing in their car. While their contemporaries engage and get married in less than a summer (Hi, Justin and Hailey!) Or commit only to split months later (Thanks to you, Ariana and Pete!), Miley and Liam seem to be more In love that never. … almost a decade after the meeting.
Earlier this year, a source told us that Miley and Liam "are really in a great place right now," adding that they "have simply been trying to be more private about their relationship."
And it's true; They rarely make appearances on the red carpet and remain silent about their relationship in interviews, except for lovely birthday messages and holiday celebrations on their social media accounts.
That said, it has not stopped Liam from starting his new hobby: frightening his future wife and publishing the videos so that the world will enjoy them as much as he does.
For now, the couple is in no hurry to walk down the hall, with a fountain that tells E! The news that "the planning of the wedding has been a continuous conversation over the years, but have not been closed in any plan."
The insider continued: "Your family would love for you to get married eventually, and they are very excited about that, but nobody is pushing you in. Miley is very simplistic when it comes to her ideas and does not want things to be a difficult experience." Both Miley and Liam want to have children and both want to get married but they are not trying to speed up the process. "
It's something that Miley expressed in an interview with Sun in 2017, admitting, "three years ago, if you had asked me if I would be here, so happy with this man, I would have been stupefied, I am overcoming this, in some relationships, you lose by being with someone else. Find more … I have no idea what the next three years will bring, but if it is possible to become even happier, I will take it. "
Unfortunately, the tragedy occurred in the first year of the "next three years" to which Miley referred.
While Miley was out of town, she and Liam sadly lost their four-room house and $ 2.5 million because of the California wildfires that devastated Malibu and other areas in Southern California earlier this month. Liam spoke after examining the damage firsthand.
"It's been a heartbreaking day, this is what's left of my house, love," he shared in social media. "Many people in Malibu and the surrounding areas in California have also lost their homes and my heart is with everyone affected by these fires."
Miley also updated the fans and said: "I am one of the lucky ones, my animals and LOVE OF MY LIFE managed to leave safely and that is all that matters at the moment, my house is no longer standing, but the memories shared with family and friends are solid "I am grateful for all that I have left. Sending so much love and gratitude to the fire department and the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department! "
And after losing their home, the couple donated $ 500,000 for relief efforts.
"Their community and state are very special to them and they want to give back to the place that has created so many beautiful memories for them and for others," his representative said in a statement provided to E! News. "They are donating $ 500,000 to the Malibu Foundation through Miley's charity, Happy Hippie in hopes of restoring Malibu's magic."
The funds will be "used for those with financial needs, emergency assistance, reconstruction of the community, prevention of forest fires and resistance to climate change," added his representative.
And after almost a decade of ups and downs, Miley and Liam know about resilience.
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