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Billy Ray Cyrus, Tish Cyrus reconcile -- again

Tish Cyrus and Billy Ray Cyrus, parents of

Tish Cyrus and Billy Ray Cyrus, parents of Miley Cyrus, arriving for the premiere of "The Last Song" in Hollywood, Calif. (March 25, 2010) Credit: EPA

Miley Cyrus' parents, Tish and singer Billy Ray Cyrus, have pulled back from divorce filings they made last month.

"We both woke up and realized we love each other and decided we want to stay together," the couple said in statement. "We both went into couples therapy, something we haven't done in 22 years of being together, and it's brought us closer together and really opened up our communication in amazing ways."

The statement added, "Tish also said marriage can be really hard especially after 22 years of being in entertainment. We've had rough times but we both realized we didn't want to be another statistic and wanted to make it work."

On June 13, Billy Ray and Tish Cyrus each separately filed for divorce in, respectively, Williamson County, Tenn., and Los Angeles. But on Saturday, Tish Cyrus posted a photo online of herself and Cyrus in a happy embrace, with the caption "Date Night."

Billy Ray Cyrus, 51, had married the former Leticia Finley, 46, in Williamson County in December 1993. He previously filed for divorce in October 2010, but withdrew the petition the following March.

They have three children together -- Miley, 20, Braison, 19 and Noah, 13 -- with Billy Ray adopting Tish's two children from a previous relationship, Brandi, 26, and Trace, 24. Billy Ray Cyrus also has a son, Christopher Cody Cyrus, 21, from a previous relationship with Kristen Luckey, who raised the boy in South Carolina.

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