1992: ‘Some Gave All’ by Billy Ray Cyrus


– Sales: 4,700,000

The debut album “Some Gave All” from Billy Ray Cyrus rocketed to #1 on the back of its breakout single, “Achy Breaky Heart.” Indeed, you didn’t need to be a country fan in the early 1990s to know the lyrics and adjoining dance moves to Cyrus’ hit song, which was ubiquitous at “supervised dances” across the country.