66th Annual GRAMMY Awards
Best Dance/Electronic Recording
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"The best musicians or sound artists are people who never considered themselves to be artists or musicians."
- Born Aug. 18, 1971, in Limerick, Ireland
- The 1992 album Selected Ambient Works 85–92 brought Aphex Twin critical acclaim, with many publications hailing it as a significant achievement for ambient music. "Windowlicker," released in 1999, is the DJ's most successful single and is known for its offbeat music video.
- In 2015 Aphex Twin's Syro won him a GRAMMY Award for Best Dance/Electronic Album.
- The hardworking DJ once went claimed to have gone five weeks without sleeping.
- Aphex Twin contributed music to an EP released for World Cancer Day that benefited Macmillan Cancer Support.