For a record that has seen a dramatic shift in tone from its predecessor, The 1975‘s latest album sure is gaining steam. What’s more, the charting numbers have arrived to prove it.The group’s sophomore album I Like It When You Sleep, For You Are So Beautiful Yet So Unaware Of It had massive success worldwide in its first week of sales, especially in the United States and U.K. .
The album hit number 1 on Billboard‘s Top 200 in the States, and debuted at number 1 in the UK. It’s a lot to celebrate, and the guys are stoked. Check out what they had to say in a Facebook post after the jump!