Billy Ray Cyrus signs memoir deal
Billy Ray Cyrus is the latest celebrity to sign up with Amazon.com.
The singer of Achy Breaky Heart and dad of Miley Cyrus has a memoir, Hillbilly Heart, coming out in spring 2013.
Amazon.com, which has been aggressively expanding its publishing operation, announced that Cyrus would discuss with "great candour" everything from his early years to life as the parent of a teen superstar.
Cyrus and his daughter starred together in the hit TV series Hannah Montana.
Others with Amazon deals include actress-director Penny Marshall and actor James Franco.