Jessica Simpson is an American singer-songwriter, actress, and television personality who has been on the celebrity scene since 1999. She was born in Abilene Texas, in 1980. She has a younger sister, Ashlee Simpson, who is a famous celebrity in her own right. Simpson belongs to a religious family, and she made her singing debut in a local church in Dallas, Texas. The fact that she was given a purity ring at age 12 is also famous, with the singer using it early in her career to highlight her faith in God and Jesus. Simpson was married to Nick Lachey from 2002 to 2006. The couple have since divorced, and she now has two children with her fiance Eric Johnson.
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2. Income & Salary
Simpson is most famous for her early music work, which included the single “I Wanna Love You Forever”. That song got her up to number five on the Billboard charts. There were other hits, such as the album “Sweet Kisses”, which reached platinum two times in the United States. She sold four million copies of that album around the world. She also had a single, “Irresistable”, which reached the top 20 hits, and an album of the same name that made it into the top ten of the Billboard 200. Her third album, In This Skin, did even better than the first two. It made it to 3x platinum in the United States, and was as high as 2 in the Billboard 200. Most of Simpson’s great work came in the period from 1999 to 2003. Her next three-four albums have been mild successes, but none have gotten her the fame or critical acclaim of the first three.
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3. Estimated Net Worth
Jessica Simpson is said to have a net worth in the region of $100 million. She earned an estimated $14 million from various licensing deals, and her gig as a host for Fashion Star on NBC, in 2012. He earnings for 2012-2013 are set to be higher, with a $3 million contract with Weight Watchers added to her various deals, fashion earnings, and album royalties. It is unclear whether Simpson plans to focus on fashion, acting or singing for the rest of her life. Whatever profession she chooses, it is clear that she will make a lot of money in the process.