Kendrick Lamar Bans Photographers From ‘DAMN.’ World Tour

Kendrick Lamar is officially prohibiting professional photographers from his world tour. This announcement follows rumors of the rapper forbidding phones at his shows.   The “DAMN.” World Tour   In support of his Grammy Award winning album “DAMN.”, Kung Fu Kenny as been on the road since the summer of 2017. He kicked off the […]

Kendrick Lamar, Vampire Weekend to Play Fuji Rock 2018

Japan’s Fuji Rock Festival 2018 just released their first lineup announcement! Get your passports ready.   Hip-Hop, Rock, Electronica     This year’s Fuji Rock lineup is taking a sharp turn into hip-hop. Regal genius Kendrick Lamar, supergroup N*E*R*D, and Anderson .Paak & The Free Nationals are slated to perform at the three-day festival. Kung […]

STAFF PICKS: Best Albums of 2017

As the end of 2017 looms nearer, your friends here at U DO U have picked our personal favorite albums of 2017. Here’s a taste of what we enjoyed this year!   “After Laughter” – Paramore   After years of internal struggle, Paramore regained their groove in “After Laughter.” The band’s fifth album was released […]

Ed Sheeran Tops Spotify’s Year in Music 2017 List

2017 is the year of the Sheeran—on Spotify, at least. The streaming service’s annual Year in Music list tackles categories such as Top 5 Artists, Most Streamed Female Artists, and Top 5 Albums among many others.   Year of the Sheeran   According to Spotify’s records, Ed Sheeran’s “÷” was the most streamed album with […]

Jay-Z, Kendrick, Bruno Mars, SZA Lead 2018 Grammy Nominations

Drum roll please—nominations for the 2018 Grammys are finally here! Leading the pack this year is none other than Jay-Z with eight nominations, followed by Kendrick Lamar with seven, Bruno Mars with six, and SZA (YES GIRL), Childish Gambino, No I.D., and Khalid with five. Here are the rest of the nominees for the four […]

Marking Polaroid’s Triumphant Return with Iconic Album Cover Art

Nine years after Polaroid announced the end of its instant film production, they’re officially back for another take on the industry. The pioneer of the instant photography, now called Polaroid Originals, unveiled its new OneStep 2 camera this week. To commemorate the iconic status of Polaroid, here are some equally iconic music albums that made […]

Logic, Pi!nk, and Kendrick Lamar Shine at 2017 MTV VMAs

MTV’s annual Video Music Awards (VMAs) have been hitting the crapper over the last few years, but there are always a handful of artists who give spectacular performances. If Katy Perry’s cringeworthy hosting made you cringe, let Logic, P!nk, and Kendrick Lamar make up for it.   “1-800-273-8255” – Logic ft. Alessia Cara & Khalid […]

Five Kendrick Moments That Made You Go ‘Damn’

Two days before his album drops K.Dot shares the album art and track list for his fourth studio album. Kendrick has been making his presence known since he first teased his upcoming album. READ: WORLD STOPS AS K.DOT DROPS ‘HUMBLE’ MUSIC VIDEO DAMN. by Kendrick Lamar. — Kendrick Lamar (@kendricklamar) April 11, 2017 “Damn”, […]

Here’s Your Chance to Watch Coachella!

The Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival is undoubtedly the biggest music event of the year. For all the weekends of April, the Empire Polo Club at the Colorado Desert transforms into a playground for artists and attendees alike. Coachella Music Festival started in 1999, and has continued to show off the best and brightest […]