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Nick Lachey

Background information
Birth name Nicholas Scott Lachey
Born November 9, 1973 (1973-11-09) (age 34)
Harlan, Kentucky, USA
Origin Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
Genre(s) Pop
Occupation(s) Singer, songwriter, actor
Instrument(s) Harmonica
Years active 1997 - Present
Label(s) Motown, Universal, Jive
Associated acts 98 Degrees
Website nicklachey.com

Nicholas Scott Lachey (pronounced /ləˈʃeɪ/; phonetically: "la-shay") [1] (born November 9, 1973) is an American pop singer and actor who rose to fame in the late-1990s as a writer and lead-vocalist of the boy-band, 98 Degrees. The group also included Lachey's brother Drew Lachey, classmate Justin Jeffre and Jeff Timmons. They sold over ten million records worldwide and charted top-forty singles. Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... is the 313th day of the year (314th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... For the song by James Blunt, see 1973 (song). ... Harlan is a city in Harlan County, Kentucky, United States. ... Official language(s) English[1] Capital Frankfort Largest city Louisville Area  Ranked 37th  - Total 40,444 sq mi (104,749 km²)  - Width 140 miles (225 km)  - Length 379 miles (610 km)  - % water 1. ... Cincinnati redirects here. ... This article is about the U.S. State. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... For other uses, see Singer (disambiguation). ... A songwriter is someone who writes the lyrics to songs, the musical composition or melody to songs, or both. ... Actors in period costume sharing a joke whilst waiting between takes during location filming. ... A musical instrument is a device constructed or modified for the purpose of making music. ... For the band, see 1997 (band). ... Present may mean: present (time): time that is neither past nor future a gift: thing given free of charge, gratis This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title. ... In the music industry, a record label can be a brand and a trademark associated with the marketing of music recordings and music videos. ... Motown Records, also known as Tamla-Motown outside of the United States, is a record label originally based out of Detroit, Michigan (Motor City, hence mo(tor)town), from where it achieved widespread international success. ... Universal Records is an American record label owned by Universal Music Group. ... Jive Records is an American record label, owned by Sony BMG, and operates as a quarter of the Zomba Label Group. ... This article is about the band. ... is the 313th day of the year (314th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... For the song by James Blunt, see 1973 (song). ... This article is about the genre of popular music. ... For other uses, see Singer (disambiguation). ... Actors in period costume sharing a joke whilst waiting between takes during location filming. ... Boyband redirects here. ... This article is about the band. ... Andrew Drew John Lachey (born August 8, 1976) is an American singer and actor, known as a member of 98 Degrees, the winner of the second season of Dancing with the Stars, and the younger brother of Nick Lachey. ... Justin Jeffre (b. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ...


Nick Lachey starred in the hit reality television series Newlyweds: Nick and Jessica with his then-wife, Jessica. The series ran on MTV for four seasons, from 2003 until 2005. This article is about the original U.S. music television channel. ...

Contents

Early years

Nicholas Scott Lachey was born on the border of Kentucky and Virginia in Harlan, Kentucky to Cate Fopma-Leimbach and John Lachey. He has a brother Drew, a stepsister, Josie, a half brother, Issac, and two adopted siblings, Zac and Kaitlin. Growing up in Ohio, he attended Cincinnati's well-regarded public School for Creative and Performing Arts, developing his vocal talent and aspiring to become an entertainer. After graduation, he began studying at Miami University in Oxford, Ohio, majoring in sports medicine. He also became a member of Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity. While there, he received a phone call from long time friend, Jonathan Lippmann, who recently met Jeff Timmons. After Lippman talked Lachey and Justin Jeffre into moving to L.A., the foursome started singing everywhere they could. Lippmann left the group to start the Christian group True Vibe and was replaced by Nick's brother, Drew Lachey. Official language(s) English[1] Capital Frankfort Largest city Louisville Area  Ranked 37th  - Total 40,444 sq mi (104,749 km²)  - Width 140 miles (225 km)  - Length 379 miles (610 km)  - % water 1. ... This article is about the U.S. state. ... Harlan is a city in Harlan County, Kentucky, United States. ... This article is about the U.S. State. ... Cincinnati, Ohio viewed from the SW, across the Ohio River from Kentucky. ... The School for Creative and Performing Arts (SCPA) is a selective arts school servicing grades 4-12 (with plans to expand to K-12) in Cincinnati, Ohio, USA, and is part of the Cincinnati Public Schools. ... , This article is about the university in Oxford, Ohio. ... Oxford is a city in northwestern Butler County, Ohio, United States, in the southwestern portion of the state. ... This article or section is in need of attention from an expert on the subject. ... Sigma Alpha Epsilon (ΣΑΕ) is a secret letter, social college fraternity. ... The terms fraternity and sorority (from the Latin words and , meaning brother and sister respectively) may be used to describe many social and charitable organizations, for example the Lions Club, Epsilon Sigma Alpha, Rotary International, Optimist International, or the Shriners. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... Justin Jeffre (b. ... Andrew Drew John Lachey (born August 8, 1976) is an American singer and actor, known as a member of 98 Degrees, the winner of the second season of Dancing with the Stars, and the younger brother of Nick Lachey. ...


Personal life

Love Life

Lachey dated fellow pop star Jessica Simpson for four years, though they had a five month break up, but remained in contact. The couple married in October 2002. Following months of rumors and tabloid speculation, Lachey and Simpson announced their separation in November 2005,[2] and were divorced June 30, 2006.[3] Jessica Ann Simpson (born July 10, 1980) is an American pop singer and actress who rose to fame in the late 1990s. ... Ongoing events • Abramoff-Reed gambling scandal • Al Jazeera bombing memo • Avian influenza (H5N1) outbreak • Black sites scandal • Conservative leadership race (UK) • Fuel prices • Irans nuclear program • Jilin chemical plant explosions • Kashmir earthquake • Malawi food crisis • Malaysian prisoner abuse scandal • New Delhi bombings investigation • Niger food crisis • North Indian cyclone... is the 181st day of the year (182nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2006 (MMVI) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ...


Sports team ownership

Lachey is part owner of the Hollywood Fame, a team in the American Basketball Association that began play in fall 2006,[4] and is part of an ownership group of the Tacoma Rainiers, the Seattle Mariners' Triple-A affiliate.[5] The Hollywood Fame are a team of the American Basketball Association based in the Hollywood region of Los Angeles. ... The American Basketball Association (ABA) is a mens basketball league founded in 1999. ... Class-Level Triple-A Minor League affiliations Pacific Coast League Pacific Conference - Northern Division Major League affiliation Seattle Mariners (1995-Present) Oakland Athletics (1980-1994) New York Yankees (1978-1979) Minnesota Twins (1972-1977) Chicago Cubs (1966-1971) San Francisco Giants (1960-1965) Current uniform Name Tacoma Rainiers (1995-Present... Major league affiliations American League (1977–present) West Division (1977–present) Current uniform Retired Numbers 42 Name Seattle Mariners (1977–present) Other nicknames The Ms Ballpark Safeco Field (1999–present) King County Domed Stadium (Kingdome) (1977-1999) Major league titles World Series titles (0) none AL Pennants (0) None...


Music career

98 Degrees

Main article: 98 Degrees

Other band members were his brother Drew Lachey, Justin Jeffre and Jeff Timmons. 98 Degrees have released 4 albums to date. Their debut album was the self-titled 98 Degrees, however the band's first real success came with their follow up album 98 Degrees and Rising. Other albums include This Christmas and Revelation. In 2002, they released a compilation album "The Collection." Since the release of "The Collection" 98 Degrees has sold over 10 million records. This article is about the band. ... Andrew Drew John Lachey (born August 8, 1976) is an American singer and actor, known as a member of 98 Degrees, the winner of the second season of Dancing with the Stars, and the younger brother of Nick Lachey. ... Justin Jeffre (b. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ...


Solo efforts

On November 11, 2003, his solo debut album, SoulO, was released. Despite being released during the success of Newlyweds, the album was a commercial failure and received poor reviews.[citation needed] He released two singles from the album: "This I Swear" (the theme song from Newlyweds) and "Shut Up", a pop track featured in Newlyweds as Lachey was making the video. The making of the music video for "Shut Up" was chronicled on the show Making the Video, and it starred Dax Shepard of Punk'd fame as well as Jennifer Morrison of House, M.D.. is the 315th day of the year (316th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2003 (MMIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... SoulO is Nick Lacheys debut album as a solo artist, after leaving the boy band 98 Degrees. ... Making the Video is an MTV show, consisting of half-hour episodes, which chronicles the process of filming various music videos. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Punkd is an American hidden camera practical joke television series on MTV, produced and hosted by Ashton Kutcher, which first aired in 2003. ... Jennifer Marie Morrison (born April 12, 1979) is an American actress, model and film producer. ... House, M.D. (commonly promoted as just House) is an American television series aired by the Fox Broadcasting Company. ...


In 2005, rumors circulated that Lachey was back in the studio after SoulO underperformed.[citation needed] Lachey soon confirmed that he was indeed back in the studio for a second solo album, entitled What's Left of Me. The album was released on May 9, 2006, by Jive Records. Whats Left of Me is Nick Lacheys sophomore album, released on May 9th, 2006. ... is the 129th day of the year (130th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2006 (MMVI) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Jive Records is an American record label, owned by Sony BMG, and operates as a quarter of the Zomba Label Group. ...


The first single from the album was the title track, "What's Left of Me", released on February 21, 2006. The song quickly became a hit, reaching a peak position of #6 on the Billboard Hot 100. The subsequent album of the same name was released in May of 2006, and debuted at # 2 on the Billboard 200 chart, once again thrusting Lachey into the spotlight. In June 2006 the single "What's Left of Me" hit #1 on Billboard's Hot Dance Airplay. Soon after the release of the single "What's Left of Me", the media fired up speculation that the song's lyrics were about Lachey's divorce with Jessica Simpson. In the single's music video, Vanessa Minnillo, the MTV VJ and television personality, played Simpson's role, showcasing the last days of the couple's relationship. The music video for Lachey's second single off the album, "I Can't Hate You Anymore", debuted on MTV's TRL on July 26, 2006, peaking at #4. In the spring of 2006, the album What's Left of Me was RIAA certified Gold, after selling more than 500,000 copies domestically. Whats Left of Me is the first single to be released from Nick Lacheys 2006 sophomore album, Whats Left of Me. ... is the 52nd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2006 (MMVI) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Jessica Ann Simpson (born July 10, 1980) is an American pop singer and actress who rose to fame in the late 1990s. ... Vanessa Joy Minnillo (born November 9, 1980) is an American television personality. ... This article is about the original U.S. music television channel. ... TRL redirects here. ... is the 207th day of the year (208th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2006 (MMVI) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Whats Left of Me is Nick Lacheys sophomore album, released on May 9th, 2006. ...


In July 2006 Lachey's label, Jive Records, announced his What's Left of Me Tour. The tour began September 20, 2006 and was expected to last for about two months. Lachey's band for the What's Left of Me tour has Robbie Gennet playing rhythm guitar and singing, Al Berry playing bass guitar and singing, Kristopher Pooley playing keyboards and singing, Pathik Desai playing lead guitar and singing, and Derek Wyatt playing drums. is the 263rd day of the year (264th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2006 (MMVI) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Robbie Gennet is known as a piano player, a songwriter, and an entertainer, amongst other things. ...


Lachey is working on a new album. He previously announced to MTV News that it will continue the ballad style since that has become his trademark sound, though he has since recorded an albums worth of new material more in the pop/rock feel of his "What's Left Of Me" album which will make up the album instead. the first single from the new as yet untitled CD is titled "It's Like"


Lachey recorded "Ordinary Day" for the made-for-television movie For One More Day and appeared on The Oprah Winfrey Show December 5, 2007 to promote it. The movie aired on Sunday, December 9th. The song was released to iTunes on December 18, 2007. It was penned by Academy Award nominated songwriter Diane Warren.[1] New song titles "All In My Head", "It's Like", and "Only Good With You" have been playing on Promosquad.com for a few days now (April 2008). The Oprah Winfrey Show (also known as Oprah) is a United States syndicated talk show, hosted and produced by its namesake Oprah Winfrey, and is the highest-rated talk show in American television history. ... December 9 is the 343rd day (344th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 352nd day of the year (353rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century. ... Diane Warren (Born Diane Eve Warren on September 7, 1956 in Van Nuys, California) is an American songwriter. ...


Film and television

Newlyweds: Nick and Jessica

Main article: Newlyweds: Nick and Jessica

Both Lachey and Simpson had a series of failures in the music industry: Lachey faded off the map after 98 Degrees, and Simpson had low sales in both albums Irresistible and In This Skin. They needed some heavy promotion to push their careers further and Simpson's father, Joe Simpson, had the idea for a reality show that followed their newly married life together. Irresistible is the second album by American pop singer Jessica Simpson, released in 2001 (see 2001 in music). ... Alternate cover Collectors edition/UK-Australian edition In This Skin is the third album by American pop singer Jessica Simpson, released on August 19, 2003. ... Joseph Truett Simpson (born February 17, 1958, in Bexar County, Texas, United States, to Curtis T. Simpson and Joyce Alice Adams) is the pimp of singers Jessica Simpson and Ashlee Simpson (both of whom are his daughters) and Ryan Cabrera. ...


Newlyweds: Nick and Jessica premiered on MTV in August 2003 to a huge amount of viewers and recognition. The outrageous quotes, hilarious lifestyle, and mega-spending of the young couple made Newlyweds a phenomenon. Noteworthy moments included Simpson confusing tuna and chicken, and thinking that buffaloes had wings. The couple was sprung straight back into the spotlight. Upon the success of the duo, Simpson re-released her album In This Skin. It quickly became a hit, reaching triple platinum status. This article is about the original U.S. music television channel. ... A bowl of home-made buffalo wings Buffalo Wings, Chicken Wings, Hot Wings or Wings are chicken wing sections (called the wing, or flat and drummette) that are deep fried and then coated in sauce. ...


Other television appearances

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Film appearances

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Discography

Albums:


Singles: SoulO is Nick Lacheys debut album as a solo artist, after leaving the boy band 98 Degrees. ... Whats Left of Me is Nick Lacheys sophomore album, released on May 9th, 2006. ...

Non-album Single
from SoulO
from What's Left of Me

Where You Are is the second single from Jessica Simpsons debut album, Sweet Kisses. ... Jessica Ann Simpson (born July 10, 1980) is an American pop singer and actress who rose to fame in the late 1990s. ... Shut Up Was the debut single from Nick Lacheys debut solo album SoulO. Song Information Category: ... This I Swear Is the second single from Nick Lacheys debut album SoulO. The sorrowful balad has powerful lyrics, where he expresses how he feels about the marriage and love he has for his wife, Jessica Simpson. ... Whats Left of Me is the first single to be released from Nick Lacheys 2006 sophomore album, Whats Left of Me. ... I Cant Hate You Anymore is a song from pop-singer Nick Lachey that is the second official single from his 2006 sophomore solo album, Whats Left Of Me. ... Resolution is a song included in Nick Lacheys sophomore solo album Whats Left of Me, which was released in 2006. ...

Awards and nominations

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  • Best Male Video: What's Left of Me (nominated) (August 29, 2006)

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  • International Male Artist (January 2007)
  • Male Hottie of 2006 (January 2007)
  • Video of 2006...What's Left Of Me (3rd place) (January 2007)

References

  1. ^ Nager, Larry (11 November 2003). TV's hottest newlywed says he's a regular local guy. Cincinnati Enquirer. Retrieved on 2007-07-07.
  2. ^ Corey Moss, November 28, 2005. Lachey is currently dating MTV VJ, Vanessa Minnillo. Nick Lachey A Newlywed Again. MTV.
  3. ^ Jessica Simpson, Lachey Divorce Final. CBS News.com. 1 July 2006. retrieved 2007-08-13
  4. ^ news.yahoo.com
  5. ^ sports.espn.go.com
  6. ^ media.espn.com
  7. ^ contactmusic.com

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External links

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