Ashlee Simpson

Ashlee Simpson is dating ‘Boardwalk Empire’ star Vincent Piazza

The 26-year-old singer-and-actress ‘ who split up with husband Pete Wentz after just over two years of marriage in February ‘ has been spotted kissing and holding hands with the actor in New York.

It is not the first time Ashlee, who has two-year-old son Bronx Mowgli with former ‘Fall Out Boy’ star Pete, has spent time with another man since her break-up ‘ she has also enjoyed the company of D.R.U.G.S. front-man Craig Owens, who is a good friend of her ex’s.

However, in March Ashlee was seen holding hands with her 32-year-old estranged husband, sparking speculation the pair had reconciled as she ‘lovingly leaned’ on him while out.

A source said: ‘Ashlee and Pete held hands, and Pete especially looked very happy. While waiting for their drinks, Pete had his arm around Ashlee and they definitely looked like a couple again.

“Ashlee kept smiling and lovingly leaned on Pete.”

Jessica Simpson, Ashlee Simpson collaborating on new fashion line

Jessica Simpson

Jessica Simpson

Although they’re sisters, Jessica Simpson and Ashlee Simpson haven’t collaborated much over the years. But now, the two singers are coming together to create a line of tween apparel as part of the Jessica Simpson Collection.

Jessica and Ashlee will both serve as co-creative directors for the line, which is the first time the girls have ever collaborated on a fashion project. Simpson already has an ultra-successful line of womenswear, including her popular shoe line.

According to Women’s Wear Daily, the Simpson sisters’ new line will feature denim, sportswear, and activewear with a “girly, playful attitude.”

Among the items set to be included are graphic tees, hoodies, knit tops, pullovers, drawstring pants, outerwear, and footwear.

”Creating a tween apparel collection was a natural extension for the brand,” Jessica Simpson told WWD. “I’m excited to bring my sister, Ashlee, along as co-creative director of this division, because she brings a savvy rocker edge that defines today’s tweens.”

“My goal as co-creative director will be to design clothes that will help inspire young girls to express their personalities and creativity through fashion,” Ashlee added.

Jessica has been kept busy with her hot-selling brand over the years, while Ashlee is reportedly starting work on her fourth studio album

Ashlee Simpon’s dad Joe glad she’s getting rid of husband Pete Wentz

Pete Wentz

Pete Wentz

Estranged husband-and-wife duo Pete Wentz and Ashlee Simpson won’t get back together even after a seemingly friendly Valentine’s Day lunch together with their son Bronx if Papa Joe Simpson gets his way. Ashlee’s dad is apparently glad that his daughter is going to be single again because he wants to be the only man in her life.

 According to our source, just like when Ashlee’s big sister Jessica split from then-husband Nick Lachey years ago, Joe is glad that his younger daughter is splitting from her man. The Simpson patriarch is said to enjoy being the only man his girls have in their lives.

A source told us, “Joe is doing nothing to encourage Ashlee to give the marriage another try, if only for the sake of her son. Joe like being the only man in his daughters’ lives and is happy that Ashlee has moved back into his hom [in Encino, CA], just like Jessica did after she announced she was leaving Nick.”

A desperate Pete even reached out to Ashlee’s parents to get her back, back Joe couldn’t be bothered to help.

A friend of the Fall Out Boy rocker claimed, “Joe got rid of Nick, and now he is saying goodbye to Pete. Let’s hope Ashlee finds more happiness than Jessica did when she finds herself officially single again.”

Jessica Simpson To Release Second Holiday Set “Happy Christmas”

Jessica Simpson To Release Second Holiday Set "Happy Christmas"

Jessica Simpson To Release Second Holiday Set "Happy Christmas"

Jessica Simpson To Release Second Holiday Set “Happy Christmas”. Jessica Simpson is trading her country boots for snow ones. The multi-platinum singer and designer is releasing her second Christmas album this year, “Happy Christmas.” “Happy Christmas” is Simpson’s first album since her country set “Do You Know” in 2008 and her second holiday album, following the release of “Rejoyce: the Christmas Album” in 2004. While “Rejoyce” featured duets with her sister Ashlee Simpson and then-husband Nick Lachey, “Happy Christmas” sees her pairing up once again with her “Dukes of Hazzard” co-star Willie Nelson and also a U.S. Marine. Nelson and Simpson will perform “Merry Christmas Baby” on her upcoming new album, while Aviation Boatswain’s Mate 3rd Class John Britt and Simpson will appear on the duet “I’ll Be Home For Christmas,” which was recorded on the U.S.S. Harry Truman. Simpson will also perform covers of classics like “Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas,” “Happy Xmas (War Is Over),” and “Here Comes Santa Claus/Santa Claus Is Coming To Town.” Simpson is set to perform her duet with Britt at the Rockefeller Tree Lighting Ceremony, which airs live on NBC. She’ll also host her own PBS holiday special, performing songs from “Happy Christmas.”    The album will be available at Macy’s stores, as well as music stores everywhere beginning Monday, November 22nd.

Pete Wentz has formed a new band called Black Cards

Pete Wentz

Pete Wentz

Pete Wentz has formed a new band called Black Cards.  According to a post on his personal blog on, the bassist says he understands if Fall Out Boy fans do not gravitate toward the new sound.  “If it’s not for you then we understand,” wrote Wentz. “[But] if you enjoy it, keep coming back.”  He also hinted that more information on the band will be announced shortly.  “There will be no treasure hunt. No viral campaign,” said Wentz. “Just the opposite – next week things will appear on this site in a very controlled distribution.” At the moment, all hosts is a sample of their electro-pop song, ‘Club Called Heaven’. Fall Out Boy are currently on an “indefinite break”.

Ashlee Simpson is selling her Hollywood home

Ashlee Simpson is selling her Hollywood home

Ashlee Simpson is selling her Hollywood home

The 25-year-old singer-and-actress has put the $4 million villa she bought before she married rocker Pete Wentz in 2008 up for sale – because she doesn’t think the five bedrooms will be enough for her expanding brood.

Ashlee – who already has a 15-month-old son Bronx Mowgli with the musician – said: “We’d love to have more kids. I love being a mother. We’re together all the time.”

Speaking about his desire to extend their family, Pete, 30, said: “Everything is awesome about being a dad. Eventually we want to be able to have our own soccer team!”

The Mediterranean-style mansion has an open plan kitchen, an upstairs master bedroom suite with matching his-and-her closets, a fitness room and a media room leading outside to the swimming pool and spa.

Estate agents Sotheby’s International Realty described the home as “ideal for discerning clients with stunning views of hills and canyon’.

Kate Voegele announces new tour dates

Kate_VoegeleKate Voegele announces new tour dates Between school, recording sessions, and her recent visit to Canada, singer/songwriter/actress Kate Voegele has certainly been busy lately!  In a new video blog posted on her Myspace page, Kate updates fans on what’s been going on in her life and fills everyone in on her upcoming tour dates. She will be touring across the United States beginning October 7th, and will head to Germany, France, the UK and Ireland at the end of November. Before launching her dual careers as pop-minded songwriter and television actress, Kate Voegele grew up outside Cleveland in the suburban locale of Bay Continue reading →

Wentz and Simpson smooch on stage

pete-wentzrtvlaPETE WENTZ and his pop star wife Ashlee Simpson have dismissed reports of marital problems by puckering up on stage. The Fall Out Boy star and Simpson were attending the MTV Australia Awards in Sydney on Friday night when they snogged in front of the bemused udience. Simpson appeared on stage and urged the crowd to “grab the person next to you” before planting a lengthy kiss on her husband’s lips. Wentz eventually broke away from the clinch and told the audience, “Sorry, we haven’t seen each other in a while. We’re going to go and find some quiet time and fornicate somewhere.”  The couple will celebrate their first wedding anniversary in May.

Pete Wentz is always paranoid.

JET Nightclub at The Mirage Hotel and Casino ResortThe Fall Out Boy rocker struggles to control his anxiety and says medication no longer helps his problem.

He admitted: “I’m paranoid pretty much all the time. I can take three Xanax and not feel a thing.”

Pete – whose wife Ashlee Simpson gave birth to their first child, son Bronx Mowgli, in November – also revealed he has stopped reading about himself online because the barrage of criticism gets him down.

He added to Blender magazine: “I was letting the blogs get to me. It’s semi-frustrating when your name actually becomes a synonym for douche bag.”

Pete’s decision to avoid blogs may help with his new year’s resolution.

The 29-year-old musician has vowed to control his language around his family.

He explained: ‘I’m working on not swearing around Bronx. I know I have a bit of a bad mouth.’

Pete recently revealed he and Ashlee are planning more children in the future.

He said: “I want to have six now. I mean not six specifically, but I want more. I can’t imagine that we’re stopping, you know what I’m saying?

“This is like a Journey song, it’s like the chorus is just going to keep coming.”

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