Lincs FM DJ Eddie Shaw recently talked to Ashlee Simpson about being in the spotlight and glare of TV cameras with her MTV reality show, her ballet training, a film and/or stage career, and her sophomore album ‘I Am Me’. lincsfm.co.uk has since removed the audio.
4th Annual TRL Awards
The 4th annual TRL Awards are scheduled for air on Saturday, February 25th. Among the stars appearing are Kanye West, Madonna, Bono, Christina Aguilera, Ashlee Simpson, Mariah Carey and Chris Brown. Both Madonna and Bono are already included in the winners list as they will receive “The Lifetime Achievement Award” and the “Most Inspired Artist” awards respectively.
LaChapelle Bills Simpson Sisters For Cancelled Photo Shoot
The New York Post reports David LaChapelle is still so furious at Jessica and Ashlee Simpson for pulling out of a Rolling Stone photo shoot last year that he’s sent them a bill for $10,000 over the cancellation. But a source says the sisters and their father/manager Joe have no plans on paying the tab. “When [father] Joe saw the bill, he just laughed – the nerve of this guy! The shoot didn’t go off because of him,” the insider remarked.
Ashlee Simpson Installs Ballet Bar In Her Home
World Entertainment News Network reports that Ashlee Simpson is taking up ballet again, installing a “ballet bar” in her home. “I have to say I’m not very good,” the 21-year-old admitted. “It’s been a while, but it’s fun.” The singer was once the youngest student ever accepted at the School Of American Ballet, but dropped it to take advantage of the road her sister Jessica paved in the pop world.