Music video by The 1975 performing Give Yourself A Try. Matty Healy breaks down The 1975's videos from 'A Brief Inquiry.' The 1975's 'Sex Remix' EP. Available as a free download: http://the1975.com/post/3. To view this video download Flash Player. This item: Sex Ep by The 1975 Vinyl $24.64. Only 3 left in stock (more on the way). Ships from and sold by Amazon.com.
'Sex' is a song by English rock band The 1975, originally included as the third track on their second extended play of the same name, Sex. It was released as a single on 5 October 2012. The song was released to modern rock radio in the United States as a single in promotion of the EP on 5 March 2013, peaking at number 35 on the BillboardAlternative Songs chart. It also peaked at number 23 on the UK Indie Chart.
'Sex' was re-recorded by the band in 2013 for their debut studio album The 1975, in which it was included as the fifth track on the album. On 8 July 2013, the album version of the song premiered on Zane Lowe's BBC Radio 1 show as his 'Hottest Record in the World'. It was released as a digital single on 23 August 2013 and debuted at number 34 on the UK Singles Chart on 1 September.
3Charts and certifications
An official music video for the EP version of 'Sex', shot in black-and-white, was uploaded to YouTube on 5 October 2012. On 26 July 2013, a music video for the album version of the song was released, noteworthy for being the band's first music video to be rendered in color.
UK digital download
'Sex' (Acoustic version)
'Chocolate' (Acoustic version)
'Head.Cars.Bending' (George Daniel Remix)
'Is There Somebody Who Can Watch You?' (Dream Koala Remix)
Charts and certifications
UK Indie (Official Charts Company)
US Alternative Songs (Billboard)
Belgium (Ultratip Flanders)
UK Singles (Official Charts Company)
United Kingdom (BPI)
sales+streaming figures based on certification alone
5 March 2013
Modern rock radio
23 August 2013
13 September 2013
Contemporary hit radio
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