Contact Us

Miley Cyrus Sings ‘The Climb’ Live at CNN Heroes Tribute

Miley Cyrus
Jason Merritt, Getty Images

Following her latest scandal, Miley Cyrus has been lying particularly low lately — but at the CNN Heroes All Star Tribute, she absolutely brought the house down with her performance of ‘The Climb.’

Though she hit the red carpet in a sexy, low cut, pale yellow dress (and the ultimate accessory — hottie boyfriend Liam Hemsworth), Cyrus toned everything down for her performance. There were no short shorts, poles or grinding here! Clad in a conservative navy blue gown, Cyrus starts out backed only by piano until her full band kicks in at the opening of the second verse. She performed the entire song without any background singers, a rarity for any performer. The only voice you hear is hers, and it’s powerful.

The backdrop screens show heroes at work, building houses, pushing wheelchairs, reaching out — and the images are so large that they make Cyrus look tiny, like she’s part of something bigger than herself. It’s an extremely moving and effective visual.

Cyrus is no stranger to giving back. The former ‘Hannah Montana’ starlet is a supporter of numerous causes, including ‘So the World May Hear‘ and Kids Kicking Cancer. Her charity work, in addition to this performance, show why — despite a few public missteps – Miley Cyrus is still a hero to many.

Watch Miley Cyrus Perform ‘The Climb’ at CNN Heroes’ All-Star Tribute

Best of Cars 108

Recommended for You

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Please solve this simple math problem to prove that you are a real person.

Sign up for Passenger Rewards quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive Passenger Rewards contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.