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Joe Simpson

Joseph Truett Simpson (born February 17, 1958) is an American television personality, producer, and the manager of his daughters, singers Jessica Simpson and Ashlee Simpson, and Ryan Cabrera. and runs a record label, Papa Joe Records. He appeared frequently on the reality television shows of both his daughters, Newlyweds: Nick and Jessica and The Ashlee Simpson Show. Simpson was born in San Antonio, Texas, to Curtis T. Simpson and Joyce Alice Adams. He married his wife Tina on August 19, 1978, when he was 20 and when she was 18. They have two daughters, Jessica and Ashlee. Prior to working as a full-time manager, he served as a Baptist minister at the Heights Baptist Church in Richardson, Texas. The song "(Antichrist Television Blues)" on Arcade Fire's 2007 album Neon Bible is reportedly about Joe Simpson, though bandmembers have not confirmed that association. As of September 2007, Simpson is producing a television show called Women's Murder Club for the ABC network in the U.S. He has numerous projects currently in development with his company Papa Joe Film and Television. As of 2009 he is currently managing 20 year old Calvin Goldspink from British band S club juniors (8).

LATEST STORIES
  
Jessica Simpson's Mom Files for Divorce

Jessica Simpson's Mom
Files for Divorce

Jessica Simpson's mother Tina has filed for divorce from Jessica's dad Joe.Tina filed the papers in Texas last month, claiming, "The marriage has become insupportable because of discord or… READ MORE >

Joe Simpson Pleads Not Guilty to DUI

Joe Simpson
Pleads Not Guilty to DUI

Joe Simpson insists he was NOT driving drunk last month before his DUI arrest ... pleading not guilty today in L.A. court, TMZ has learned. TMZ broke the story ... Papa Joe was busted at a DUI… READ MORE >

- 581 days ago
Judge to Joe Simpson -- NO BOOZE FOR YOU!

Judge to Joe Simpson
NO BOOZE FOR YOU!

Jessica Simpson's old man was just ordered by a judge to stay away from alcohol after his DUI arrest -- at least for now.Joe Simpson was due in court for his arraignment today following his August… READ MORE >

- 595 days ago
Joe Simpson Charged with DUI

Joe Simpson
Charged with DUI

Joe Simpson -- Jessica Simpson's dad -- has been charged with 2 counts of DUI stemming from an August 4th arrest ... TMZ has learned. TMZ broke the story ... Simpson was popped at a DUI checkpoint… READ MORE >

- 610 days ago
Joe Simpson's DUI -- Rolling with a .12 ... Allegedly

Joe Simpson
Rolling with a .12

Joe Simpson was driving with a .12 blood alcohol level when he was popped last week for DUI -- law enforcement sources tell TMZ.TMZ broke the story ... Simpson was busted August 4 in the San… READ MORE >

- 614 days ago
Joe Simpson ARRESTED -- Jessica's Dad Busted for DUI

Joe Simpson
Jessica's Dad ARRESTED for DUI

Joe Simpson -- Jessica Simpson's father -- was arrested for DUI in L.A. ... TMZ has learned. According to law enforcement sources, 54-year-old Joe was busted on Ventura Blvd. in Sherman Oaks on… READ MORE >

- 615 days ago
Jessica Simpson Checks Into Hospital -- BABY TIME?!?!

Jessica Simpson
Checks Into Hospital -- BABY TIME?!!?!

It's been 87 months in the works ... but IT'S FINALLY HAPPENING ... Jessica Simpson and several members of her family arrived to an L.A. hospital this morning ... because it's BABY… READ MORE >

- 716 days ago
Everyone Stop Horsing Around!

Everyone Stop Horsing Around!

It's not every day that someone can just walk up to Tom Cruise in the streets for a photo-op -- but it's always awkward when it takes more than one shot to get it… READ MORE >

- 2071 days ago
Joe Simpson: In DUH Club

Joe Simpson: In DUH Club

Pimp daddy Joe Simpson partied like a mock star at LAX in Vegas on Thursday.insertBCSinglePlayer(1184861606);While sipping on a drink, the 49-year-old former Baptist minister revealed his stellar… READ MORE >

- 2406 days ago
Dear Britney, Do NOT Listen to This Man!

Dear Britney, Do NOT Listen to This Man!

Last night a fan asked Jessica's dad, Joe Simpson, what he thinks about Britney Spears going to rehab, and her recent umbrella attack on the paparazzi. Why oh why would anyone listen to this… READ MORE >

- 2604 days ago

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