Jessica Simpson

American singer and actress

Jessica Simpson (born July 10, 1980) is an American singer and actress. She is known for her reality television show, Nick and Jessica: Newlyweds. In the late 2000s, she was married to Nick Lachey. In 2008, she filed for divorce and she married Eric Johnson. She is the daughter of Tina and Joe Simpson and older sister of singer and actress Ashlee Simpson.

Jessica Simpson
Simpson performing "God Bless America" at the "Joining Forces with the Rockies: Celebrating Military Families" event in Denver, on April 13, 2011.
Jessica Ann Simpson

(1980-07-10) July 10, 1980 (age 43)
Abilene, Texas, United States
Occupation(s)Singer, songwriter,[1] performer, actress, businesswoman
Years active1993–present
SpouseNick Lachey (2002-2006)
PartnerEric Johnson (2010-present)
ParentJoe Simpson
RelativesAshlee Simpson (sister)
Jessica Simpson
GenresPop, dance-pop, electropop, R&B
LabelsColumbia, Epic, Primary Wave, BMG[2]

She has starred in the movies The Dukes of Hazzard (2005) and Employee of the Month (2006)

Early life


Jessica Simpson was born in Abilene, Texas. She is the daughter of Tina Ann and Joseph Truett.[3] She has a sister whose name is Ashlee Simpson who is also a singer. At first, Simpson sang at a local church. At age twelve, she auditioned for The Mickey Mouse Club, but was not selected.[4]

Personal life


Simpson was married to musician Nick Lachey from 2002 until they divorced in 2006.

Simpson began dating NFL tight end Eric Johnson in 2010. The couple has 2 children together—daughter Maxwell Drew Johnson (born May 1, 2012) and son Ace Simpson Johnson (born February 22, 2013).


  • Sweet Kisses - November 9, 1999
  • Irresistible - May 29, 2001
  • In This Skin - August 19, 2003
  • Rejoyce: The Christmas Album - November 23, 2004
  • A Public Affair - August 29, 2006
  • Do You Know - 2008
  • Happy Christmas - 2010


  1. Jessica Simpson Music Guide. "Jessica Simpson Music Guide". Retrieved 2013-12-26.
  2. "BMG injects $150M into NYC talent shop". New York Post. 6 October 2013. Retrieved 2013-12-26.
  3. "Jessica Simpson Biography (1980-)".
  4. "Jessica Simpson Biography". Retrieved 2008-08-07.

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