Jessica Simpson is an American singer, actress and TV personality with a net worth of $100 million. Simpson was born in Abilene, Texas on July 10, 1980, she began her career early in life when, while still in high school, she signed a recording contract with a local Gospel record company. The collaboration produced vey little of note. However, in 1999, she recorded her first hit single, "I Wanna Love You Forever." The song rose to Number Three on the Billboard Hot 100. In 2000, she recorded an album, "Sweet Kisses" which achieved Double Platinum status. In 2001, Jessica Simpson, under contract to Columbia Records, recorded the album called "Irresistible." It was a big hit. The album reached Number 15 on the Billboard Hot 100 and the single with the same name as the album rose all the way to Number Two. Jessica Simpson has already had 7 Billboard Top 40 hits, 3 Gold and 2 Multi-Platinum RIAA-Certified albums.