The 1975 is an English rock band originating from Wimslow, Chesire. The group consists of Matthew Healy, Adam Hann, Ross MacDonald, and George Daniel. The band's origins trace to them attending Wilmslow High School and playing together as teenagers in 2002. Gigs organized by a council worker led band formally signed as The 1975, finding the name from a posthumous Jack Kerouac Beat poetry book. They have released four EPs and two albums. Their self-titled debut was released on September 2, 2013 through Dirty Hit and Polydor, topping the UK Albums Chart on September 8th. Their sophomore album I like it when you sleep, for you are so beautiful yet so unaware of it was released on February 26, 2016, topping both the UK Chart and the US Billboard 200.