Ashlee Simpson Net Worth $7 Million
A lip synching incident made her more infamous than her entire career had done for her making her the subject of a number of parodies. Ashlee Simpson is the sister of popular musician Jessica Simpson and it can be said that she has followed in her big sister’s footsteps.
Born in 1984 to Tina Ann and Joe Simpson, Ashlee Nicole Simpson began ballet as a child and enrolled at The American School of Ballet where she struggled with an eating disorder. Following her family’s relocation to deal with Jessica’s career, Ashlee started getting cast in commercials. She appeared in television shows such as Malcom in the Middle and 7th Heaven.
Riding on her sister’s wave of success, Ashlee joined her as a backup dancer and subsequently released her first album Autobiography, debuting at number one in The U.S, and it achieved triple platinum status. The album was accompanied by a reality TV show The Ashlee Simpson Show, which aimed to fuel interest in the album. Her subsequent albums have achieved varying levels of success with Bittersweet World being her lowest selling album.
Ashlee married popular bassist Pete Wenz of Fallout Boy in 2008 but they later divorced. They have a son, Bronx Mowgli Wenz, who was born in 2008. She is currently engaged to Evan Ross. Most critics describe her as a polar opposite of her sister since she portrays a darker, rock influenced sound and persona. She is worth $7 million.