"That woman was the most communicative, sweetest, kindest person…when you listen to Coldplay, do you think about Gwyneth Paltrow?
Simpson married singer Nick Lachey on October 26, 2002 after four years of dating.
The couple starred in the reality television series Newlyweds: Nick and Jessica (2003–05) on MTV, chronicling their marriage and careers.
I'm going to start dating separately from my d--k." Despite all this, Mayer insists, "I've never been a bad boy.
I may have taken someone through the wringer psychologically, but I've never been sinister." Mayer's interview has already sparked controversy on social networking sites like Twitter, where he was a trending topic on Wednesday afternoon.