Who Is Jessica Simpson and What Is her Net Worth? Jessica Ann Johnson is a famous American singer, actress, and entrepreneur. Jessica Simpson is among few female singers to attain success. Jessica Ann Simpson was born on July 10, 1980, in Abilene, Texas as the first child of Tina Ann, who is a homemaker and Joseph Simpson who served as a minister. Her parents got married in year 1978 and divorced in year 2013. Simpson has mentioned that she was brought up in Dallas, but her parents currently dwells in McGregor, Texas.
Simpson has a younger sister named Ashlee Simpson and as the daughter of a minister, she was brought up with a strong Christian conviction. She was offered a purity ring by her father at the age of twelve. Simpson and her family transferred often due to her father’s occupation; however they stayed in Texas for long-time.
She initially started singing in the church choir as a kid in her childhood. When she was eleven years old, she felt she hoped to attain success as a singer while singing at a church retreat. Simpson gave audition for The Mickey Mouse Club where she worked for auditioning with a performance of “Amazing Grace” as well as dancing to “Ice Ice Baby” in year 1990. She developed over several rounds, finally being a semi-finalist for the show together with artists namely Christina Aguilera, Britney Spears, and Justin Timberlake.
Simpson has signed a recording agreement with Columbia Records at the age of sixteen, and launched her debut studio album in year 1999. This particular album sold more than four million copies all over the world, and laid the top three hit “I Wanna Love You Forever” in year 1999. Expecting to attain further success with her second album, Simpson accepted a more settled image for the issue of Irresistible in year 2001.
Education: Jessica Simpson attended J. J. Pearce High School in her teenage, however had to drop out because of her singing career and she later attained her GED.
Jessica Simpson Net Worth
The total net-worth of Jessica Simpson is about $160 million. Simpson’s main sources of income are her singing deals, album releases and recording agreement. Moreover, Simpson is brand ambassador of Soles4Souls’s brand and remained a host on the HSN channel apart from her career in singing. She owns a clothing line and also involves in many philanthropic activities.
Jessica Simpson has won a Chrysler Crossfire sports car at the 2006 MTV Video Music Awards, but replaced this $50,000 luxury car for a minivan in order that she could assist the orphanage. Simpson owns a lavish Beverly Hills mansion of worth 3 million including a swimming pool. She owns many cars like Bentley Continental GTC Mulliner ($196,225), Cadillac Escalade ($72,970-94,875) and Range Rover ($83,495-186,495).
Simpson is Soles4Souls’s ambassador where she contributed in autographing shoes to bestow the money from societies across the US. Simpson provisions AetherA Foundation as well as Skin Cancer Foundation and works with Make A Wish Foundation to support kids’ dreams comes true.
In year 2015, Simpson remained a host on the HSN channel while endorsing her products and the sales were an accomplishment. Simpson has started her Warm Up brand of exercise clothing, obtainable at vendors in US. Simpson has sold more than 30 million albums all over the world, making her a business model. Apart from her musical pursuits, Simpson has launched The Jessica Simpson Collection in year 2005, which is a fashion brand of clothing and related items. This brand has gone on to gross more than $1 billion in revenue, and is stared as one of the most successful celebrity founded brands evening.
Simpson also supports skin cancer foundation; the mission of the Foundation is to reduce the occurrence of skin cancer via public and professional teaching, medical training, as well as research.
Simpson has asserted in 2015 that she would start singing on her album, as her agreement with Primary Wave had formally terminated. She is collaborating with Linda Perry on the project, which she founded in year 2016.
Jessica Simpson is an accomplished singer since last many years having attained stardom through her musical voice. Simpson’s albums have mostly been hit in the industry.