Wednesday, July 18, 2007
Pop-rock diva Ashlee Simpson has said that rumours about her
engagement to rocker Pete Wentz are untrue. Her representative has
issued a statement in this regard, and stated that the reports
about the impending marriage of Wentz and Simpson are "absolutely
A report posted on gossip website Popcrunch claims that Wentz
proposed to Simpson for marriage on July 7, before Fall Out Boy's
performance at Live Earth. It also speculates that the engagement
stems from news that Simpson is pregnant.
According to the website, the rumoured engagement has been kept
a secret because Simpson fears the overexposure that plagued Nick
Lachey and older sister Jessica's marriage.
has now turned out that the rumours of the couple's secret
engagement are baseless, reports US Weekly magazine.