The 1975 is the debut studio album by English rock band the 1975. It was released on 2 September 2013 through Dirty Hit and Polydor. The album is mostly labeled as rock because of the band, but the wide variety of genres in the album has led to it being described as electropop, emo, indie pop, pop, pop punk and pop rock. It also includes funk and indie rock elements. The lead single from the album, a re-recorded version of the song "Sex", was scheduled to be released on 26 August 2013.