It appears Jessica Simpson’s television success has caused the pop princess to turn her back on what launched her career — singing. “The music industry right now, it’s not even fun, so this is just God opening bigger doors,” WENN quotes the ‘Newlyweds’ star admitting. “This way, when I want to focus on music again, it’ll actually be out of love and passion. Musically, my dream is to do what Norah Jones did. I can’t play the piano but to sit next to the piano and just sing… and not have to put on a big elaborate show. I just miss the old Hollywood Bing Crosby-like love for music. Wearing the head mic, the belly top, and doing the dance moves wasn’t the real me.”
Jessica Simpson Has The Brains For Business
January 13, 2004 – Jessica Simpson held a press conference in New York City today where she launched her new fragrance and body care line called ‘Dessert.’ She said the products were edible and lickable. The new fragrance and body care line goes on sale in April and comes in three scents. According to hitsdailydouble.com Jessica’s album ‘In This Skin’ sold 37,268 copies this week and moves up to No. 24.
Jessica Simpson Will ‘Walk On’ To The Big Screen
January 12, 2004 – The New York Post reports Jessica Simpson has been cast in the upcoming ‘Walk On.’ “A lot of people will be very surprised by her in this role,” said producers Curt Johnson and Mike Julian. Simpson will play the high school sweetheart of baseball’s David Clyde, the Texas Ranger credited with saving the team in 1973. The Clyde role has yet to be cast.