HitsDailyDouble.com reports that based on one-day sales, Jessica Simpson’s new album ‘In This Skin’ is set to sell between 50-60k for the week, good enough for a top 15 debut likely, but well behind The Neptunes with ‘The Neptunes Present… Clones’, set to clear between 200-230k. Look for Bow Wow to clear about 150,000 units of his latest effort ‘Unleashed’.
Jessica: ‘In This Skin’ Was Wonderful Therapy
August 20, 2003 – Jessica Simpson’s just released new album ‘In This Skin’ showcases the singer’s lyrical skills for the first time, offering a look inside her marriage to Nick Lachey of 98 Degrees and the emotions behind finding the love of a lifetime. “When I’m in love, I want to go to the top of a mountain and scream it out to the world,” Simpson tells Chuck Taylor of Billboard.com. “I was always shy about expressing my own point of view, but now, I think I have things figured out as a woman, and I want to give fans a piece of my heart and soul. Making this record was a great experience — not to mention wonderful therapy.”
Jessica On ‘In This Skin’
August 19, 2003 – Sean Daly of the New York Daily News previewed tonight’s premiere of ‘Newlyweds’, chatting with the reality show’s stars Jessica Simpson and Nick Lachey of 98 Degrees. Simpson also talked about her new album ‘In This Skin’, saying of the title song, “It’s about being worthy to feel beautiful in your own skin. On my last record I weighed like 102 pounds and I was still told that I needed to be smaller. You hear that kind of stuff all the time, and that’s what the song is about: You’ve gotta just love yourself for who you are.”
Jessica Attends Arizona Wildcats Scrimmage
August 17, 2003 – Jessica Simpson made a surprise visit to a University of Arizona Wildcats football scrimmage on Saturday (August 16) with a pal wearing a ‘No Nukes’ t-shirt.