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17 Songs That Will Make You Feel Like You're Living In A Dream

The only sweater-weather soundtrack you'll ever need.

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1. Leighton Meester, "Heartstrings"

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A calm, cool, collected bit of indie-pop from Gossip Girl's Queen B, Leighton Meester.

Recommended if you like: Joni Mitchell, cashmere, latte art

2. Sky Ferreira, "Sad Dream"

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Some surprisingly straight-forward and soulful acoustic-pop from synth-obsessed sad girl, Sky Ferreira.

Recommended if you like: driving alone, listening to music in the dark, Lana Del Rey's Ultraviolence

3. Lianne La Havas, "Wonderful"

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A sparse, nearly percussion-free ballad from 26-year-old London-based singer-songwriter Lianne La Havas.

Recommended if you like: Norah Jones, twinkle lights, cold night air

4. Laura Mvula, "Can't Live With The World"

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A romantic, harp-inflected throwback from 29-year-old British soul singer Laura Mvula.

Recommended if you like: Old Hollywood musicals, blue velvet, Jill Scott

5. Say Lou Lou, "Beloved"

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Some shimmery synth-pop heartbreak from Australian-Swedish sister duo Say Lou Lou.

Recommended if you like: Jessie Ware, expensive cocktails, jewel tones

6. Ji Nilsson, "Heartbreakfree"

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Stockholm-based singer-songwriter Ji Nilsson has a case of the dance-floor sad on this propulsive not-quite-love song.

Recommended if you like: Robyn, MØ's cover of the Spice Girls' "Say You'll Be There," Instagram stalking your ex

7. JONES, "Deep"

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A Solange-esque marriage of pop and R&B from London-based newcomer JONES.

Recommended if you like: The Fifty Shades Of Grey soundtrack, Tumblr, black turtlenecks

8. Troye Sivan, "WILD"

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Appealing bratty schoolyard chants punctuate this synth-pop anthem from Australian YouTuber Troye Sivan.

Recommended if you like: Passion Pit, Spotify's Discover Weekly feature, the word "aesthetic"

9. Tor Miller, "Carter & Cash"

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A warm, Nashville-inspired love song from Brooklyn-based pop singer Tor Miller.

Recommended if you like: RHODES, Vance Joy, hard cider

10. Odessa, "Hummed Low"

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Some elegant, expansive indie-pop from Los Angeles-based singer-songwriter Odessa.

Recommended if you like: Lykke Li, herbal tea, sparkly things

11. Milky Chance, "Fairytale"

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A darkly romantic track from German folktronica duo Milky Chance.

Recommended if you like: Glass Animals, sad boys, the Nashville Instagram filter

12. Grace Acladna, "Where Everything Ends"

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Some buzzing alt-pop from London-based sound experimenter Grace Acladna.

Recommended if you like: rainy days, Shondaland shows, Psapp

13. Sia, "Breathe Me (Four Tet Remix)"

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An appealingly laid-back and percussion-heavy remix of Sia's heart-wrenching ballad.

Recommended if you like: Feist, snickerdoodles, pining for an ex

14. Lucy Rose, "Shiver"

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An achingly delicate plea from English singer-songwriter Lucy Rose.

Recommended if you like: Cat Power, Laura Marling, crying in public

15. James Bay, "Stealing Cars"

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James Bay does his throwback singer-songwriter thing to maximum effect on this gentle love song.

Recommended if you like: feeling nostalgic for a time you've never known, Hozier, Bon Iver

16. The Staves, "Steady"

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Lots of swoon-worthy harmonies on this single from English folk trio The Staves.

Recommended if you like: pretending your life is a movie when you listen to music, the concept of "feels," First Aid Kit

17. The Civil Wars, "Dust To Dust"

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Nobody made toxic relationships sound more appealing than alt-country duo The Civil Wars.

Recommended if you like: Iron & Wine, ill-advised love affairs, contemplating your own mortality

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