The popularity of celebrity’s new baby is determined by the magazine who buys the first photographs, the amount that is paid out and where the story is positioned.

Personality Jessica Simpson’s baby has landed the cover of People and is the main story in this week’s upcoming issue.

The exclusive photos of Simpson and Eric Johnson’s daughter Maxwell Drew and story, were reportedly sold to People for $800,000. It was also reported that the couple was having trouble selling the pictures at the price they wanted.

In the interview, Simpson reveals that motherhood has absolutely overtaken her life. Simpson states that she and fiance Johnson stare at the newborn all the time.

Although Simpson’s daughter photos commanded a high price tag, Britney Spear’s little sister Jaime Lynn baby pictures earned more than Simpson’s. Leading the way though is still Angelina Jolie’s offspring. Jolie’s family has also earned 4 cover magazines.

Jessica Simpson's Baby Lands the Cover of People

Jessica Simpson's Baby Lands the Cover of People