Her albums received a somewhat lukewarm response, and were eclipsed by the enormous success of pop contemporaries Britney Spears and Christina Aguilera. The show followed the couple around for their first year of marriage (and then their second), providing the insatiable audience with a peek at their glamorous and mundane world.
Boosted by the success of the show, Simpson's third album, (2005), the big screen remake of the popular television series.
, including the hit single "I Wanna Love You Forever," in 2001.
Success for Simpson remained just out of reach, however.
"We are so grateful for all of the love, support and prayers we have received," Simpson posted on her website soon after her daughter's birth.Her namesake line of clothing, accessories and shoes has become a very successful enterprise, generating roughly 0 million in sales in 2010.Simpson returned to reality TV in 2012, starring alongside John Varvatos and Nichole Richie as a mentor on the designer competition show In 2010, Simpson began dating former American football player Eric Johnson. But just because they seem to be rushing into this engagement, they're apparently not in any rush to tie the knot. They've been very public with their relationship on social media, and they are very in love." It's said the couple "were telling people that they're engaged" over the weekend at Robert Pattinson's birthday party on Saturday!