New Music Heaven : Francis and the Lights

October 1, 2017

Francis and the Lights is the musical project of Francis Farewell Starlight. Over the course of his career, Francis has collaborated with Kanye West, Frank Ocean, Drake, and Bon Iver. Francis released the album “Farewell, Starlite!” through his own label KTTF in 2016, which showcases collaborations with Benny Blanco, Cashmere Cat, Ariel Rechstaid, and Rostam Batmanglij.

Francis and Chance have a long standing history of musical collaborations, ranging from tracks on Coloring Book (Summer Friends, Same Drugs) to Dear Theodosia, the duet they recorded for the Hamilton Mixtape. Francis toured with Chance in 2016 and performed live with him at the Grammy awards the following year. 

This week's New Music Heaven is their latest collaboration: May I Have This Dance. Check out their dance moves in the music video, and hear it all week on 94/7! Look out for a free download in your Nation email, thanks to Burgerville.