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Stream of the week: Francis and the Lights - Like A Dream

Exclusive: Stream NY singer-songwriter and Drake collaborator Francis and the Lights' new EP

Francis and the Lights, AKA New Yorker Francis Farewell Starlite, follows in the footsteps of Banks and Lil Silva this month with the release of Like A Dream on Good Years. Racking up an impressive collab roster of late, featuring the likes of Drake and 4AD signees Inc., plus a shout-out from Chance the Rapper, now Francis' own distinct tenor and jaunty, piano-led R&B are hitting the limelight. Smoother than smooth and streaming exclusively on Dazed, the four-track EP walks a finely-tuned tightrope, side-stepping the dreaded pitfall of over-earnestness and hitting a sweet, soul-rich spot.

Like A Dream is released on 25 November on Good Years.