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September 9, 2008 | Randy Lewis
Jessica Simpson "Do You Know" (Epic/Columbia Nashville) 1/2 The moment pop princess/reality TV star Jessica Simpson announced her intention to record a country album, Nashville purists were up in arms. Listening to the result, it's hard to see what the fuss was about: She's every bit as country as Carrie Underwood, and maybe more than Rascal Flatts. The pleasant surprise here is that she's co-written several songs that do indeed probe beneath the cover-girl, tabloid-ready surface of her life.
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January 7, 2014 | By Christie D'Zurilla
Santa didn't bring Jessica Simpson everything she wanted for Christmas this last holiday. Case in point: She still really wants to get married. With luck, it'll happen in the year 2014. "We need to get married," Simpson said Tuesday on " Good Morning America ," referring to herself and fiance Eric Johnson. They've been engaged since November 2010, but haven't really found the time to tie the knot, what with having a couple of babies and all.  "I already feel like we're like an old married couple already," Simpson said.
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December 25, 2012
Jessica Simpson probably stocked the tree with plenty of gifts for her baby girl Maxwell on Christmas Day, and also slipped another out to her Twitter followers. The singer seems to have confirmed rumors that she's expecting again -- only seven months after giving birth. "Big sis," a message scribbled in sand read in a photo Simpson uploaded  to the social network, featuring baby Maxwell in some adorable Christmas footie pajamas.  "Merry Christmas from my family to yours," a message attached to the photo read.
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December 16, 2013 | By Susan Denley
Entertainer and fashion mogul Jessica Simpson had two babies in less than two years, but she's back in shape, thanks to Weight Watchers and walking four miles a day, she tells USA Today. Oh, and she works out with celebrity trainer Harley Pasternak four times a week and has cooking help in the kitchen. [USA Today] For her 24th birthday, Taylor Swift reportedly gave the Nashville Symphony a gift: a $100,000 donation. [Perez Hilton] Khloe Kardashian has filed for divorce from Lamar Odom after a bit more than four years of marriage.
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May 30, 2012 | By Matt Donnelly
After a long, long pregnancy, Jessica Simpson finally delivered she and Eric Johnson's baby girl Maxwell Drew on May 1. But now you get to meet her. Mother and baby appear on this week's cover of People magazine, smiling up from Maxwell's Rachel Ashwell-designed nursery in the Los Angeles pad Simpson and Johnson share. "Life has completely changed," Simpson told the mag. "From how I sleep to what I think about, Maxwell has definitely taken over everything!" Parenting is a team activity around the house.
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November 19, 2012 | By Susan Denley
Jessica Simpson has been touring the country and making appearances on behalf of the Jessica Simpson Collection along with sister Ashlee this month. At places like Macy's South Coast Plaza in Costa Mesa, and Dillard's in Tampa, Fla., she is showing off her 60-pound weight loss since baby daughter Maxwell Drew was born in May. [People] Model Kate Moss and her new book, "Kate: The Kate Moss Book," were feted at a party in London last week whose fashionable turnout boasted guests Florence Welch, Boy George, Noel Gallagher, Bob Geldof, Alison Mosshart, Donna Karan, Riccardo Tisci, Annabelle Neilson, Kristen McMenamy and Luella Bartley.
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April 12, 2013 | By Lauren Beale, Los Angeles Times
In a multimillion-dollar twist on celebrity musical chairs, singer-actress Jessica Simpson has purchased Sharon and Ozzy Osbourne's estate in Hidden Hills for $11.5 million, public records show. The Cape Cod-inspired mansion, built in 2001, sits on a 2.5-acre promontory off a cul-de-sac in the gated community. It features a paneled study with fireplace, a home theater and studio area, six en suite bedrooms and a guest apartment with kitchenette. The family room of the 11,000-square-foot home has sliding barn doors and a reclaimed brick fireplace.
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October 14, 2013 | By Lauren Beale
Jessica Simpson, who earlier this year bought a Hidden Hills estate from Sharon and Ozzy Osbourne, has sold her home in a guarded enclave in the 90210 ZIP Code for $6.4 million. The custom-built Hamptons-inspired traditional was built in 1991 and recently renovated by Rachel Ashwell Shabby Chic Couture. Features of the Kerry Joyce-designed house include crown and base moldings, high ceilings, a commercial-grade kitchen, a home theater, an office/library, a gym, five bedrooms, six bathrooms and 5,500 square feet of living space.
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September 5, 2012 | By Matt Donnelly
Jessica Simpson is fighting the battle of the post-baby bulge, a process she says is slower than she expected. Maxwell Drew Johnson arrived May 1 to Simpson and her fiance, Eric Johnson, and the singer has been working double time to care for the little one and get back to her fighting weight in time for a Sept. 10 body reveal on Katie Couric's new chat show. Her biggest challenge? Her pregnancy cravings. "I let myself indulge in everything I wanted because it was the first time I was ever pregnant, and I wanted to enjoy it," Simpson told USA Today. "I didn't realize [the weight]
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October 31, 2012 | By Christie D'Zurilla
Jessica Simpson sure has a thing for Halloween -- last year she used the holiday to announce her long-suspected pregnancy, and this year the chickens have come home to roost. One chicken, at least, in the form of little Maxwell Drew Johnson. Simpson squeezed into a Medieval wench costume, showing off a noticeably slimmer six-months-post-baby waistline, while fiance Eric Johnson went all "Braveheart," holding Maxwell in a chicken suit. She tweeted a link to the picture on her website Wednesday.
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October 14, 2013 | By Lauren Beale
Jessica Simpson, who earlier this year bought a Hidden Hills estate from Sharon and Ozzy Osbourne, has sold her home in a guarded enclave in the 90210 ZIP Code for $6.4 million. The custom-built Hamptons-inspired traditional was built in 1991 and recently renovated by Rachel Ashwell Shabby Chic Couture. Features of the Kerry Joyce-designed house include crown and base moldings, high ceilings, a commercial-grade kitchen, a home theater, an office/library, a gym, five bedrooms, six bathrooms and 5,500 square feet of living space.
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September 6, 2013 | By Nardine Saad
Jessica Simpson was among this year's high-profile ladies with overly documented pregnancies, and she's comparing her nine months of baby growing to that of Kim Kardashian and the former Kate Middleton. The 33-year-old "Fashion Star" mentor was often ridiculed for her weight gain before becoming pregnant with her first child, Maxwell, 15 months. Simpson, who is engaged to football player Eric Johnson, later signed on as a spokeswoman for Weight Watchers to lose the weight. The gig was cut short when she announced that she was pregnant with her second child, a boy named Ace Knute who was born June 30. PHOTOS: Hollywood baby boom "I am definitely one of those pregnant women who just gains a lot of weight," Simpson told Us Weekly.
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August 28, 2013 | By Christy Khoshaba
Jessica Simpson has unveiled photos of her new tot Ace Knute Johnson for the first time! The singer-turned-clothing-designer graces this week's cover of Us Weekly with the 2-month-old in one arm and 15-month-old daughter Maxwell in the other. "With two kids, we have our hands full, but every day is a new adventure," Simpson told the magazine. "It's fun! I feel very at peace with being a mom. " PHOTOS: 50 most beautiful female celebrities The family posed for the shoot at their Hidden Hills home on Aug. 12. For the cover, little Ace, born May 30 via C-section, is snuggled in a lacy blanket, and the very blond Maxwell seems to know how to strike a pose.
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July 31, 2013 | By Nardine Saad
Ashlee Simpson is modeling for older sis Jessica Simpson's fall fashion ad campaign.  Sporting blond locks, Ashlee Simpson, 28, reminds us of a youthful ( ahem , thinner), pre-baby version of Jessica, 33, in the latest video. Watch it above. Jessica, the former pop star, has found quite a bit of success in fashion with her department store-ready brand, even appearing as a mentor in NBC's recently canceled "Fashion Star. " PHOTOS: 50 most beautiful female celebrities Ashlee is seen fluttering about in the playful video, posing, sitting on cars, walking through fields and getting all dolled up. The bohemian rancher rocks out in printed dresses, cozy sweaters and silky PJs. The print campaign was shot by photographer Ellen von Unwerth, and the music in the video sounds vaguely Simpson-esque.
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July 1, 2013 | By Christie DZurilla
Jessica Simpson is a mom two times over: She's given birth to another little one, this time a boy. The baby, whose dad is Simpson's fiancé Eric Johnson, arrived Sunday in L.A. via a scheduled C-section, Us Weekly reports . "Ace Knute (pronounced Ka-nute) Johnson has arrived!," her rep told the mag, noting that everyone in the family was "thrilled" about the new baby. "Mom and baby are doing great. " PHOTOS: Oddly fantastic celebrity baby names Little Ace's middle name is filling some pretty big shoes: It's there to honor Johnson's Swedish grandfather, Knute Johnson, People said . Of course there's that other famous Knute, Notre Dame's football-playing and -coaching Mr. Rockne, but hey, he pronounced it differently, right?
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May 24, 2013 | By Lauren Beale
Singer-television personality Jessica Simpson, who bought a Hidden Hills estate from Sharon and Ozzy Osbourne earlier this year, has put her home in the 90210 ZIP Code up for sale at $7.995 million. The Hamptons-inspired traditional was built in 1991 and recently renovated. Features include high ceilings, a commercial-grade kitchen, a media room, an office/library, a gym, five bedrooms, six bathrooms and 5,500 square feet of living space. There is a stone courtyard with a koi pond and a swimming pool.
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November 28, 2012 | By Christie D'Zurilla
Is Jessica Simpson pregnant with baby No. 2? That's what one magazine was reporting Wednesday. "It definitely wasn't planned. But yes, Jessica is pregnant again," a source told Us Weekly . The 32-year-old "Fashion Star" star has reportedly told only a handful of loved ones. Maxwell, Simpson's daughter with fiancé Eric Johnson, was born May 1, just about seven months ago, weighing in at 9 pounds, 13 ounces. "This has been the greatest experience of our lives!!," the couple said at the time . Perhaps great enough to repeat again quickly?
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May 10, 2013 | By Christie DZurilla
News that "The Biggest Loser" contestants Sam Poueu and Stephanie Anderson are in the process of getting a divorce only two months from the due date of their first child has many fans asking one big question: Why? If a People source close to the situation is to be believed, the answer is not a good one. With the baby's birth approaching, Anderson, 33, felt they "weren't connecting" and sought couples counseling, the source told the mag. And in one of the sessions, Poueu, 28, allegedly decided to come clean.
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May 8, 2013 | By Nardine Saad
Nick Lachey says he and ex-wife Jessica Simpson haven't spoken in six years. Talk about cutting someone completely out of your life. Appearing on Bravo's "Watch What Happens Live" with his boy band 98 Degrees, the singer divulged the information in response to a fan question about when he last saw or spoke to Simpson. "Is this the part where I can plead the 5th? It's been years, honestly. Yeah, years," Lachey said . "Honestly, probably six years. It was like another lifetime ago. " PHOTOS: Celebrity splits of 2013 Lachey, 39, and Simpson, 32, married in 2002 to much fanfare, starred in an MTV reality series for three seasons that showcased their nascent marriage, then later divorced in 2005.
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