The 1975 are an English rock band originating from Manchester. The group consists of Matthew Healy, Adam Hann, Ross MacDonald, and George Daniel.
The 1975 is their self-titled debut album. It was released on 2 September 2013 through Dirty Hit and Polydor. It was recorded with Arctic Monkeys collaborator Mike Crossey.
The album has received positive reviews from critics, and topped the UK Albums Chart on 8 September. As of March 2016, it has sold 410,981 copies in the UK, and 390,000 copies in the US.
Between mid-2012 and early 2013, The 1975 released four extended plays: Facedown, Sex, Music for Cars and IV; some of the songs included there would make it onto the album.