Kelsey Lu

Music

earl sweatshirt, kelsey, lu and the best of new music friday

Thank u, next.
i-D Staff
11.9.18
beauty week 2018

how kelsey lu’s hair artist incorporates tradition and modernity into her work

Nena Soul Fly created the looks for 'Shades of Blue'.
Jack Sunnucks
6.11.18
Music

kelsey lu turned her depression into a breathtaking music video

'Shades of Blue' is a haunting nine-minute hymn filled with spectacular fashion.
Hannah Ongley
4.27.18
women

14 female designers reimagine iconic nike kicks

Nike's '1 Reimagined' collection turns the Air Force 1 into a minimalist platform slide, and the Air Jordan 1 into a surrealist work of wearable art. Get a first look at the trippy women's kicks, modeled by Kelsey Lu and Abra!
Hannah Ongley
1.18.18
Music

kelsey lu is the sampha and solange collaborator soundtracking our dreams

This year, Kelsey Lu is going to win your heart with her enchanting sonic creations. Beautiful inside and out, she never fails to find hope in the hate.
Frankie Dunn
3.10.17
Culture

kenzo and ‘lemonade’ director kahlil joseph premiere a musical movie in los angeles

Starring Kelsey Lu, Jesse Williams, and Tracee Ellis Ross.
Jane Helpern
2.11.17
Music

the 10 most exciting eps of 2016

Often, amazing things come in smaller packages — just ask Abra, Kelsey Lu, Gaika, Moses Sumney, Aphex Twin, and Vince Staples, who released some of the year’s standout EPs. Take a look back at some of our favorites, from ambient electronica to girl...
Emily Manning
12.26.16
Fashion

grace wales bonner in conversation with kelsey lu

NY-based musician Kelsey Lu provided the soundtrack to Wales Bonner's spring/summer 17 show. Now, the two discuss their collaboration and different aspects of their own identities for i-D.
Francesca Dunn
7.4.16
Interviews

meet kelsey lu, the classically trained cellist who won over wet and dev hynes

The Brooklyn-based musician sounds off about growing up in a strict religious community, how Andre 3000 almost broke her cello, and what really happened at the Blood Orange & Friends Apollo Theater benefit show.
Emily Manning
2.4.16