Release date: September 20, 2011
Label: Record Records, Republic Records
Produced by: Aron Arnarsson, Of Monsters And Men, Jacquire King
My Head Is an Animal is the debut studio album by Icelandic indie folk band Of Monsters And Men, released on September 20, 2011 through Record Records in Iceland and on April 3, 2012 through Republic Records worldwide. The album was mainly produced by the band together with Aron Arnarsson, also featuring production from Jacquire King.
The album debuted at number six on the US Billboard 200, with first-week sales of 55,000 copies. This marked the best chart performance for an Icelandic musical artist in U.S. history. In January 2014, the album had achieved platinum certification in the United States, indicating sales of 1 million copies.