Jessica Simpson to Talk Engagement on "The Early Show"

Singer Jessica Simpson engaged to former NFL player Eric Johnson. Previously, Simpson dated Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo from November 2007 to July 2009. The relationship was controversial among some Dallas Cowboys fans, as she was blamed when Romo had poor football performances.
Jessica Simpson at Maria Shriver's annual Women's Conference on Oct. 26, 2010. (Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

NEW YORK (CBS) Jessica Simpson will speak out for the first time about her engagement to former NFL player Eric Johnson on CBS' "The Early Show" Monday.

The newly betrothed reality star and pop singer will also perform two songs from her new album, "Happy Christmas," which will be released on Nov. 23.

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Simpson, 30, and Johnson, 31, announced their engagement last Sunday, less than two weeks after Simpson's former husband Nick Lachey announced his own engagementto longtime girlfriend Vanessa Minnilo.

After her "Early Show" appearance Monday, Simpson, who recently showed off her Neil Lane ruby and diamond engagement ringat a promotional event, will continue her jaunt in the Big Apple with a performance during  the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade.