Ashlee Simpson

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Full Name Ashlee Simpson
Age 36 Years Old
Nick Name Ashlee Simpson
Gender Female
Birth Date October 3rd, 1984
Birth Place Waco, Texas, United States

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About Ashlee Simpson

An American singer, songwriter, Ashlee Simpson is an actress too. She is best known for being a younger sister of the famous singer, Jessica Simpson. She released her debut studio album "Autobiography" via Geffen Records on 20th July 2004 in the USA, which charted at #1 in "Billboard 200". As well, her second studio album, "I Am Me" (2005), debuted atop the "Billboard 200", becoming her second album to do so. The album went on to receive a platinum certification from the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA). She has also a cameo role in the 2002 American comedy film "The Hot Chick" for her role as Monique. Similarly, she guest-starred in the American television sitcom "Malcolm in the Middle" as a high school girl in episode #18 of the season titled "Reese Cooks". Additionally, she got caught lip-syncing on Saturday Night Live in 2004. Furthermore, she has also received several awards in her career such as Billboard Award, Teen Choice Award, Favorite Breakthrough Artist, Best Female Artist, and many others. She has starred in numerous films and series such as The Hot Chick, Pawn Shop Chronicles, 7th Heaven, Say What? Karaoke, Melrose Place, and moreover.

Famous For

  • Being an American singer, songwriter, and actress.
  • For being a younger sister of the famous singer, Jessica Simpson.

Early Life of Ashlee Simpson

On 3rd October 1984, Ashlee Simpson took birth with the real name or full name of Ashley Nicolle Simpson in Waco, Texas, U.S. She belongs to American nationality whereas she is from American-white ethnicity. Subsequently, she belongs to the Baptist religion. Additionally, Libra is her star sign and white is her race. She celebrates her birthday on 3rd October of every year and she had celebrated her 35th birthday as of 2019. Her parents are Tina Ann (nee Drew) and Joseph Truett "Joe" Simpson, a former psychologist and Baptist youth minister. She has one older sister, Jessica Simpson. She attended Prairie Creek Elementary and North Junior High, located in Richardson, Texas, where she was raised. She enrolled at the School of American Ballet in New York City when she was eleven, becoming the youngest person ever to be admitted into the school.

Ashlee Simpson and her sister, Jessica Simpson

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Career of Ashlee Simpson

  • Ashlee Simpson jumps off her acting career from the television reality show "The Ashlee Simpson Show" which is related to the life of Ashlee. She appeared in the music video for musician Ryan Cabrera's debut single "On the Way Down" (2004) while filming the show.
  • Then she launched her American pop/rock  "Pieces of Me" which became an instant hit in the United States as well as became a top-five hit on the Billboard Hot 100 chart and earned a gold certification from the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA).
  • After then, on 20th July 2004, her debut album, "Autobiography" was launched, which also debuted at the top of the Billboard 200 albums chart in the United States, selling an estimated 398,000 copies in its first week of release. It was the highest-selling debut album by a female artist that year, going on to sell over 2.5 million copies in the United States by January 2005.
  • She starred on an episode of Saturday Night Live as a musical guest to promote the album on 23rd October 2004 and the days later, she called the music video series "Total Request Live" and explained that she was advised not to sing live due to acid reflux disease. 
  • Similarly, she released as the album's third and final single, "La La" in January 2005, and again failed to match the success of "Pieces of Me".  
  • She was also seen in the film "Undiscovered" as a supporting and launched her second studio album, "I Am Me", in October 2005 which became her second album to debut at the top of the "Billboard 200" chart, with first-week sales of 220,000 copies in the United States.
  • In addition, she has also hosted and performed at the MTV Australia Video Music Awards on 12th April 2006 and embarked on her third North American tour, the L.O.V.E. Tour to further promote her sophomore album. As well, her single was released in June 2006 and went on to peak at number 21 on the Hot 100, but it was confirmed that a re-release of "I Am Me" had been scrapped.
  • She starred in the West End musical production of "Chicago" from 25th September to 28th October 2006 as Roxie Hart.
  • And on 19th April 2008, she launched her third studio album "Bittersweet World" as well as launched a collection of tops in partnership with the clothing retailer Wet Seal on 22nd April 2008, the same day Bittersweet World was released in the United States.

Ashlee Simpson Singing

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  • She also began appearing in commercials for Canadian retailer Zellers to promote their independent clothing line, "Request", in mid-2008 and returned full-time to television episodes "Melrose Place" as the role of Violet Foster in 2009.
  • She also starred on the second episode of The CW's "America's Next Top Model, Cycle 17" as a guest judge and created a fashion line aimed at girls aged seven to sixteen in collaboration with her sister's successful brand where she was the co-creative director of the line, which was released in the winter of 2011.
  • Then, she independently released the single "Bat for a Heart" in 2012 but was failed to have any success, so, it was announced in June 2012 that she was filming "Pawn Shop Chronicles" in Baton Rouge, Louisiana which was set for release in 2013.
  • Simpson said she was eschewing a possible return to acting in order to focus on making a new album in May 2016 but in early 2005, her music website went offline-with an error-for month, and, as of early September 2018, it remained offline despite her claims to return to music.
  • Furthermore, she has voiced of Strelka in the animated movie "Space Dogs Adventure to the Moon" as well as confirmed to "Us Weekly" that new music would be released in 2019.
  • She was slated to return to the world of TV-reality shows with "Ashlee+Evan", on E! Entertainment Television on 9th September 2018, as well Simpson and Ross released their debut duet single, "I Do" on 7th September 2018.
  • Moreover, "The New York Times Magazine" listed Ashlee Simpson among hundreds of artists whose material was reportedly destroyed in the 2008 Universal fire on 25th June 2019.
  • Additionally, she has also graced the cover of numerous international fashion magazines, including US Women's Health, Jane, CosmoGirl, Shape, and many others.

Awards and Achievements of Ashlee Simpson

  • ASCAP Award
  • TRL Award
  • Best New Female Artist of the Year
  • Japan Gold Disc Award
  • Favorite Breakthrough Artist
  • Choice Song of the Summer
  • Best Female Artist

Personal Life of Ashlee Simpson

Reflecting on Ashlee Simpson's personal life, she is a married woman. She tied a knot with actor Evan Ross, son of singer Diana Ross. The couple engaged in January 2014 and got married on 30th August 2014 at Diana Ross's estate in Connecticut. Their relationship is exceptional till now and hopes it will remain as same in the future too. She has also dated other several guys in her career. Ashlee is not only an actress, but she is also a mother too. She has welcomed a daughter named Jagger Snow on 30th July 2015. The same month, Simpson and her husband filed requests to change their surname to Ross-Naess. Naess was her husband's original legal surname (from his father, businessman Arne Næss Jr.), while Ross was his mother's surname. In addition, talking about her sexual orientation, she is straight.

Ashlee Simpson and Evan Ross are expecting their second kid

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As recent news, she is expecting a baby boy - her third child - and her second with husband Evan Ross. And on Tuesday, Ashlee Simpson showcased her growing baby bump in a beautiful floral number shared with a series of snaps from her serene baby shower. She captioned the images: 'I'm so grateful to be with my family as we get ready for my baby boy! Not long now! Thank you @tinasimpsonofficial @whambamevents for making my baby shower so special!!,' as well as crediting the images to photographer Kristin Burns. She wrote: 'We are pregnant and we are so excited to share it with everyone. Baby #3.'

Net Worth of Ashlee Simpson

Moving towards Ashlee Simpson's net worth, her worth is around $11 million dollars as of 2020 though she also earns a handsome amount of salary too which is around millions of dollars per year. With her hard work and the luck by her side, she can double the amount of wealth she has of today. She is sincere in her work. But, she is doing all the hard works in order to build a secure financial status for herself and her family. "Forbes" listed Simpson as one of the "Richest Young Celebrities", it is reported she earned $8.3 million in 2005. "Forbes" placed Simpson and her then-husband Pete Wentz at No. 20 on their list of "Top 20 Celebrity Cash Couples" with their $9.5 million combined income. Furthermore, her main source of income is from an acting and singing career. Additionally, she has appeared in several television commercials with her older sister Jessica. She also appeared in "ThermaSilk hair treatment's" print adverts and later from 2006 to 2007 in "Skechers Shoes" print ads. Ashlee is also the face of sports brand Reebok.

Body Measurement of Ashlee Simpson

The very graceful Ashlee has a great personality. She's got a standard height of 5 ft 4½ in or 164 cm and a convincing appearance. She had the perfect body combined with good looks. She could carry off any look with great simplicity. Her sensible thoughts with a good sense of humor greatly attract her spectators to their TV screen. Moreover, her body weight is around 56 kg or 123.5 pounds whereas her body build type is average. Her usual exercise schedule has guided her to be in a marvelous body posture with an appropriate body measurement of 34-24-35 in or 86-61-89 cm. She wears her outfits accordingly. She is a beautiful woman with blonde hair and blue eyes in color. Furthermore, she also took the help of trainer Mike Alexander, who managed her schedule and motivated her while exercising in the gym. She did circuit training to keep her heart pump at a high rate.