Jessica Ann Simpson, the best-known pop vocalist was born and brought up in Texas, United States. She got her start singing in her local church choir and at a church summer camp in Dallas; her potential in singing was proved.
During her high school years at J.J.Pearce in Richardson, Texas, she was the Homecoming Queen for two years continuously. She also studied at Richardson North Junior High. Simpson auditioned for the Mickey Mouse Club when she was 12. Although it was not successful, she did not lose heart.
Simpson was talented enough that her very first single ‘I Wanna Love You’ was placed third in the Hot 100 list of Billboard. Her popularity spread like a storm when she came with her debut album ‘Sweet Kisses’ with a double platinum certification.
Simpson’s first uptempo single ‘I Think I’m In Love With You’ became her biggest radio hit of that time. Her 2001 released ‘Irresistible’ was one of her career’s hits and was certified Gold.’ In the Skin’ got a triple platinum. ‘These Boots Are Made For Walkin’ in which she had an extremely sexy appearance made her win a People’s Choice Award for the favorite movie song in 2006.
‘Come on Over'(2008), which became the highest first chart entry in debut by a solo artist, was Simpson’s first country song. In the same year, she released first no.1 album of her career,’ Do You Know’.
In 2003, Simpson appeared with Nick Lachey in the MTV reality show, ‘Newlyweds: Nick and Jessica‘. It made her a household name and won a People’s Choice Award for favorite reality show in 2005.
Daisy Duke (2005), Employee of the Month (2006), Blonde Ambition (2007) and Major Movie Star (2009) are the films Simpson has starred in.
Simpson has a line of cosmetics known as ‘Dessert’. She launched a fragrance and also some cosmetics along with stylist Patti La Belle. She also designed some handbags and footwear. She has appeared for several advertisements for Pizza Hit and Proactiv Solution.
Simpson is the International Youth Ambassador of Operation Smile, a US-based non-profit medical service association. She has donated an expensive minivan to an orphanage in Nuevo Laredo and also exchanged a luxury car worth fifty thousand dollars for a minivan to donate for the orphanage.
Simpson married American pop singer Nick Lachey in 2002, but they parted ways after 2 years. She dated musician John Mayer and Dallas Cowboys player Tony Romo for some time.
Her relationship with Romo was criticized by the Cowboys fans as she was described as the reason for Romo’s bad performance in the game against the Eagles. She was even called ‘Yoko Romo’. She was also reported having relations with her co-stars Dane Crook and Adam Levine.
Anyway, she became a role model for the teenage girls announcing that she will remain a virgin till marriage. Simpson is the most senior among the existing best known women pop music stars.