Like her sister before her, Simpson became the center of considerable media attention, much of which focused on her relationship with musician Ryan Cabrera.Simpson's debut single, "Pieces of Me" (2004), became a top five hit in the United States, and topped the Billboard Mainstream Top 40 chart based on radio airplay.She later pursued a career as an actress, and had a recurring role on the family drama 7th Heaven.
The failure of the film, along with multiple critically panned performances, led to much media scrutiny towards Simpson.
Despite this, Simpson's second studio album, I Am Me (2005), debuted atop the Billboard 200, becoming her second album to do so.
The album went on to receive a platinum certification from the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA).
In 2006, Simpson began a relationship with Fall Out Boy member Pete Wentz, which gained much media attention.
known by the stage name Ashlee Simpson, is an American singer-songwriter, actress, and media personality.The younger sister of pop singer and actress Jessica Simpson, Ashlee began appearing in television commercials at the age of 15.