Jessica Simpson has taken the world of music, movies, fashion, and entertainment by storm. An extremely talented artist, Jessica has a universal appeal which has helped her to become an internationally recognized star and with no signs of stopping!
Born on July 10, 1980 and raised in Dallas, Texas, Jessica first sang under the guidance of her parents Joe Simpson and Tina Ann Drew, at the Church Choir. Soon enough she was sharing the stage with stalwarts like Kirk Franklin, God's Property, and CeCe Winans.
Jessica first broke into the music world when a Christian record company signed her for an album. However, her celebrations were short lived as the record company, soon crashed.
Born to be a star, Jessica's unmistakably 'pop' voice quality was spotted by Tommy Mottola, of Columbia Records. In 1999, Jessica rode into the music scene with her debut release 'Sweet Kisses.'Sound of Music
Sweet Kisses was a double platinum album. The album featured the massively popular track 'I Wanna Love You Forever.' This song debuted at #3 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart and #5 on the Top 40 Hits, as well.
In the year 2000, Jessica won the Teen Choice Awards for Choice Breakout Artist and Love Song of the Year - "Where you are." "Irresistible" happened to Jessica in 2001. The title track of Irresistible reached top 20 in the US, Canada and UK and top 40 in Australia.
However it was the 3rd album 'In the Skin' which really established Jessica Simpson, not just as a singer of repute but also as a song writer. The album went platinum 4times over.Ladder to Fame
Already having made her mark in the music industry, offers from Hollywood started pouring in for Jessica. She has a recurring role in "That 70's Show" and MTV's reality show "Newlyweds: Nick & Jessica" launched in 2003, which became a huge hit. In 2005, Jessica starred as Daisy Duke in the movie "The Dukes of Hazzard." The soundtrack of the movie, 'These boots are made for walking' a cover of Nancy Sinatra's song, by Jessica became a platinum hit! Jessica has just completed shooting for the movie, "Employee of the Month" and her 5th solo album "A Public Affair" was released on 29th August, 2006.Personal Life & Trivia
Jessica's public image mainly constitutes of her marriage to Nick Lachey.
She has graced the covers of magazines such as Elle, Rolling Stone, GQ and Cosmopolitan.
She is the Ambassador for Operation Smile, a non profit Organization.Past Projects
Employee of the Month.... Amy
The Dukes of Hazzard.... Daisy Duke
Jessica (TV).... Jessica Sampson
The Twilight Zone (TV).... Miranda Evans
That '70s Show (TV).... Annette
Teen Choice Awards 2006
Two MTV Video Music Awards - Best Female Video and Best Pop Video
Choice Breakout Movie Star - female (2006)
Jessica Simpson was born in Dallas, Texas on July 10, 1980.Name:
Jessica SimpsonDate of Birth:
July 10th 1980Height:
5' 3" (1.61 m)Talent Agency:
Creative Artists Agency
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