The 1975 does not shy away from commenting on current events, from displaying the flag of pride in their live performances of "Loving Someone" to tackling climate change on their upcoming album. But of course that's one of the reasons why fans love her. There are many times
During her live performances of & # 39; Loving Someone & # 39;
Following the mass shootings at Pulse Nightclub in Orlando,
During her acceptance speech at the Brit Awards
During her acceptance speech at the Brit Awards in 2017, Matty Healy discussed how to openly act as an artist. The artist said, "One may be afraid to be perceived as a preacher, but in times like these, art is much more important. It's just like that. People have to accept that and do something about it. We will try to do something about it. "
In 2019 The 1975 won the Brit Award as" Album of the Year ". Again, the band used their platform to discuss current events and the state of the music industry. In particular, Matty Healy focused on the perception of women in the music industry.
"I want to read a few sentences that a friend of ours, Laura Snapes, said this week, and I thought we should all think about it," Healy said. "In music, male misogynist acts are examined for nuances and defended as characteristics of difficult artists, while women are treated as hysterics who do not understand art." the band The 1975 | Photo by Xavi Torrent / Redferns
With their revised version of & # 39; The 1975 & # 39; with Greta Thunberg
Since their self-titled recording, The 1975 always opened their albums with a song entitled & # 39; The 1975 & # 39; In her upcoming album titled Notes on a Conditional Form her signature song took on a different meaning. This song, told by activist Greta Thunberg, is about climate change and a time of civil disobedience and rebellion.
Some fans believe that songs on this upcoming album will deal with similar topics. Although the release date for Notes on a Conditional Form was not announced, the fans speculate that the group will release new music in the coming months.
With the lyrics and the music video to & # 39; Love It If We Made & # 39;
Matty Healy took on her album A Short Inquiry Into Online Relationships a song titled "Love It If We Made & # 39; on It. "This song comments on modern history through current events and quotes. "Love it when we make it" became a call to action. Above all, the texts quote controversial Donald Trump quotes and mention hot topics such as racism and misogyny.
"Basically, I like it when you fall asleep when I [Dirty Hit Records product manager] pick up Ed [Blow] the tabloids on the way to the office, so that after a year I finally have each tabloid as headline and write a song about it can, "said Healy. "The sad thing is that using the actual things that were written, it just became too stuffy and funny."
The song was indeed so popular that The 1975's "Love It If We Made It" is nominated in The Best Rock categories for the MTV Video Music Awards as well as videos by artists such as Imagine Dragons. The MTV Video Music Awards will take place on August 26, 2019 at 21:00 EDT.