Amber Rose often makes headlines for the things that happen in her life, but she had some particularly good news in April of 2019. That news is she is pregnant with her second child, and she couldn’t be happier. But the announcement was unexpected for a lot of fans because Rose and the baby’s father, Alexander ‘AE’ Edwards, have only been together for a few months. Insiders have suggested that the pregnancy was not planned, but that the couple are deeply in love and up for the challenge of becoming parents.
But Rose’s pregnancy has also not been easy, and she’s suffered from hyperemesis gravidarum. Apart from spending time in the hospital, she’s also found that some people have abandoned her when she needed them, and the lack of support she has received from friends has resulted in her rearranging her inner circle. Below are all the details about her pregnancy with baby No.2.
20 Amber Rose's Pregnancy Hasn’t Been An Easy One Because She's Had Hyperemesis Gravidarum
Amber Rose is pregnant with her second child, and although she is overjoyed, she has also been having a tough time. According to TMZ, she has been experiencing "hyperemesis gravidarum,” which the publication notes is when a woman has a severe type of nausea and vomiting.
Rose was feeling so poorly that she was hospitalized for a few days and received IV treatments.
19 The Baby Daddy Is Alexander ‘AE’ Edwards (They’ve Been Together Since Oct. 2018)
Amber Rose shares her first child, Sebastian, with her ex, Wiz Khalifa, and the father of her second child is also well-known in the music industry. His name is Alexander ‘AE’ Edwards, and according to HollywoodLife, he is the VP of artists and repertoire at the record label, Def Jam.
Reports that Rose and AE were dating started in October of 2018, after they were seen getting close at one of Rose’s annual events, TMZ reports.
18 She’s Rearranged Her Inner Circle After Learning Some Of Her Friends Didn’t Support Her
When something big happens in your life, and you want the support of friends, this is usually when you realize who is there for you, and who is not. According to Page Six, Amber Rose has had to rearrange her inner circle after she found that some people only contact her when she is having pool parties or doing something fun, but as soon as she is “sick and pregnant" it's total silence.
17 But Other Celebs, Like Blac Chyna, Have Congratulated Her
There are some people who are close to Amber Rose, though, and have been loyal to her throughout the years, and one of those people is Blac Chyna. According to IOL, when she announced her pregnancy, Chyna was one of the people to take to social media to congratulate her on her news. So did Tyga and Winnie Harlow.
16 This Baby Will Be Amber Rose’s Second Son, And She’s ‘Super Excited...’
Amber Rose is really looking forward to becoming a mom for the second time, and she is pregnant with another boy. She announced the news when she took to social media to share a photo of her sonogram appointment, telling fans that she and AE were “super excited to announce that we have a Sweet little Baby Boy on the way!”
15 ... And Her Firstborn, Sebastian, Cannot Wait To Have A Sibling
Wiz Khalifa and Amber Rose’s son, Sebastian, was born in 2013, and six years later, in 2019, he will get his first sibling. Rather than feel jealous about the news that he will have to share his mom’s attention with another child, he is thrilled.
Rose told fans on social media, “Sebastian is soooooo happy to be a big brother!”
14 AE Is 100 Percent Onboard With This Pregnancy, And He Has So Much Love For His Baby Mama
But it’s not just Amber Rose and Sebastian who are looking forward to this baby boy’s arrival, because so is AE. In fact, AE is so excited that he has taken to social media to comment on how this pregnancy is his “greatest gift.” He has also commented on how “Even when it’s dark" his son is the light and will "shine."
13 The Pregnancy Wasn’t Planned, But Amber Rose And AE Are Deeply In Love
Amber Rose and AE haven’t been together for a long time, but they could be in this relationship for the long haul because they seem extremely happy together and are super excited to have a child. An insider told TMZ that the pregnancy was not planned, but that the couple “weren't taking precautions because they're deeply in love.”
12 She’s Been Flaunting Her Baby Bump (And Looks Great)
Pregnancy suits Amber Rose and she really looks great. It is still early days in this pregnancy, but she is glowing and has been flaunting her baby bump on social media. She has shared a series of photos, as well as a video where she showed off her growing bump.
11 Baby No. 2 Could Be Born On Amber’s Birthday (His Arrival Is Expected In October)
Amber Rose will meet her second child in October (around a year since she and AE were first linked) and according to TMZ, the baby will be born “close to Amber's birthday." It's, therefore, a possibility he will be born on her birthday, Oct. 21, because, as well all know, due dates are more of a rough estimate and can be off by a few days.
Rose is apparently also excited to have the same star sign (Libra) as her son.
10 There’s A Good Chance That Amber Rose Will Be Raising Her Second Son As A Feminist
Amber Rose is a strong woman who speaks her mind on issues that are important to her. She is also a feminist, and People notes that she is raising Sebastian to be a feminist too. Keeping this in mind, it is very likely that she will raise her second child with the same philosophies.
9 Their Son Is Also Going To Be Raised In A Loving Home Because His Parents Are ‘Best Friends’
Another thing we have learned about Amber Rose’s second pregnancy is that when her son does arrive he is going to be welcomed into a home filled with love. Rose and AE are deeply in love, but she has also referred to him as her “best friend,” praising him in a post on social media for the way he treats her and the fact that he listens to her and understands her.
8 She’s Aware That Motherhood Is Not Easy, But She’s Up For It
Motherhood is not easy, and Amber Rose doesn’t pretend to have all the answers. When she became a mother for the first time, she spoke to People about her fears, saying, “As a mom, you have a million different fears. You don’t sleep at night. You think about all the worst things that could possibly happen to your baby, and it really sucks.”
Despite her worries, she has risen to the challenge of motherhood and does the best job she can.
7 Amber Rose Also Knows What To Expect Because She’s Read Every Book On Pregnancy
Amber Rose is already a mom to a son (so she has had practice) and she is probably going to do a fine job with baby No.2.
Before Sebastian was born she was eager to get her hands on child-rearing and pregnancy books, but told People that despite reading every book she could find, when she actually became a mom, her maternal instinct kicked in. She may have been well-read, but she noted that when it comes to parenting, “you figure it out along the way. And that’s the fun part about it."
6 Amber And AE Have Known Each Other Since 2015 (Although They Didn’t Start Dating Until Three Years Later)
Some may feel that Amber Rose and AE haven’t really known each other long enough to be up to the task of raising a child, but this couple has actually known each other for several years. According to Heavy, they were introduced through mutual friends in 2015 — although it took three years before they would be linked romantically.
5 There Has Been Some Talk Of Marriage In The Future...
No matter what happens between Amber Rose and AE now, they will be forever be linked because of their son. If they don’t stay together, they will probably be dedicated to co-parenting, although, all signs point to this couple being together for a long time, and marriage could be in their future.
An insider told HollywoodLife that despite not looking for a relationship, when Rose met AE, "she found the man she wants to spend the rest of her life with.” The insider also reported that she could see herself marrying him.
4 AE Has Already Proven His Love And Dedication To Amber Rose, And He Treats Her Well (Including A Suprise Bday Party)
Over the months that AE and Amber Rose have been a couple, he has proven to her that he is a dedicated and loving partner. He is also thoughtful, supportive (he has shared photos of her Galore cover online) and wants to make her feel special, and an example of this was when he chose to throw her a surprise party for her 35th birthday.
According to Heavy, Rose shared a clip from the party on social media, saying, “My sweetheart threw me a party with all my closest friends.”
3 Apparently, Amber Rose Feels AE Is The Right Man To Raise A Child With
Amber Rose sees qualities in AE that make her realize this is the type of man she wants to start a family with, and a HollywoodLife insider told the publication that she “is delighted and feels overly blessed to be having a baby boy” with AE because he is a good man.
2 Rest And Relaxation Is Important Right Now, And Amber Says She’s ‘Baking’ Her Baby In Paradise
Pregnancy can be a wonderful experience for some women, but Amber Rose had a tough start to hers because she suffered from hyperemesis gravidarum. She has also realized that she needs to relax and take care of herself, and she wanted fans to know she was doing well when she took to social media to share a video of her growing baby bump. She also informed everyone she was “baking” her baby in "paradise."
1 Motherhood Has Made Amber Rose A Stronger Person, And With Another Baby On The Way, Her Strength Will Double
When Amber Rose became a mother for the first time in 2013, she told People (via Refinery29) that parenthood made her so much stronger. “I have to be stronger than I ever have been in my whole life, for him,” she said, adding, “He needs to look at his mom as Superwoman."
No doubt becoming a mother for the second time will only double her strength — and her Superwoman status.
Sources: TMZ, HollywoodLife, Page Six, IOL, Amber Rose Instagram, Alexander ‘AE’ Edwards Instagram, People, Heavy, Refinery29.