"I don't like hype cluttering art."

  • Born Sonny John Moore on Jan. 15, 1988, in Los Angeles, California
  • Skrillex's fifth EP, 2011's Bangarang, hit No. 14 on the Billboard 200. His debut full-length album, 2014's Recess, peaked at No. 4. He scored his first Top 10 hit with "Where Are Ü Now" featuring Diplo and Justin Bieber
  • Skrillex earned his first three GRAMMY wins for 2011 at the 54th GRAMMY Awards for Best Dance Recording ("Scary Sprites And Nice Monsters"), Best Dance/Electronica Album (Scary Monsters And Nice Sprites) and Best Remixed Recording, Non-Classical ("Cinema [Skirllex Remix]").
  • Skrillex was originally known as Twipz before he changed his moniker. 
  • In 2015 Skrillex, in partnership with Bridges for Music, donated DJ music equipment to local youth programs on stops along his Full Flex Express Canadian tour.

 

Skrillex

"I don't like hype cluttering art."

  • Born Sonny John Moore on Jan. 15, 1988, in Los Angeles, California
  • Skrillex's fifth EP, 2011's Bangarang, hit No. 14 on the Billboard 200. His debut full-length album, 2014's Recess, peaked at No. 4. He scored his first Top 10 hit with "Where Are Ü Now" featuring Diplo and Justin Bieber
  • Skrillex earned his first three GRAMMY wins for 2011 at the 54th GRAMMY Awards for Best Dance Recording ("Scary Sprites And Nice Monsters"), Best Dance/Electronica Album (Scary Monsters And Nice Sprites) and Best Remixed Recording, Non-Classical ("Cinema [Skirllex Remix]").
  • Skrillex was originally known as Twipz before he changed his moniker. 
  • In 2015 Skrillex, in partnership with Bridges for Music, donated DJ music equipment to local youth programs on stops along his Full Flex Express Canadian tour.

 

GRAMMY Award Results for Skrillex

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Nominations
Album Of The Year
Purpose
Best Song Written For Visual Media
Purple Lamborghini
 
Wins
Best Dance Recording
Where Are Ü Now
Best Dance/Electronic Album
Skrillex And Diplo Present Jack Ü
 
Wins
Best Dance Recording
Bangarang
Best Dance/Electronica Album
Bangarang
Best Remixed Recording, Non-Classical
Promises (Skrillex & Nero Remix)
 
Wins
Best Dance Recording
Scary Monsters And Nice Sprites
Best Dance/Electronica Album
Scary Monsters And Nice Sprites
Best Remixed Recording, Non-Classical
Cinema (Skrillex Remix)
Nominations
Best New Artist
Best Short Form Music Video
First Of The Year (Equinox)