Her shaved head was inspired by Irish singer Sinead O’Conner
Her real name is Amber Levonchuck
Although Amber’s from Philly, her father is of Irish and Italian descent and her mother is of Cape Verdean African and maternal Scottish descent.
Kanye’s songs ‘Heartless’ and ‘Runaway’ are both about Amber.
There’s YouTube footage of Kanye performing in a concert in Philadelphia (where Amber’s from) where he says: “To the City of Philly, I want to thank y’all for making the incredible person that this song was made for…”
Amber runs an annual festival called ‘The Amber Rose Slut Walk’
A day festival gathering activists together to raise awareness of sexual injustices and gender inequality