And The GRAMMY Went To ... Skrillex
(In the coming weeks GRAMMY.com will feature information and video highlights on winners from the 55th Annual GRAMMY Awards, held Feb. 10 in Los Angeles. Each installment will offer the winning or related video, and some pertinent, and not so pertinent, information about the track and the artists.)
Song: "Bangarang" (iTunes>)
Artist: Skrillex Featuring Sirah
Won for: Best Dance Recording
Previous wins: Skrillex won three awards at his GRAMMY debut at the 54th GRAMMYs in 2012, including Best Dance/Electronica Album for Scary Monsters And Nice Sprites and Best Dance Recording for the title track.
Did you know?: Skrillex was among the top winners at the 55th GRAMMY Awards with three trophies. In addition to Best Dance Recording, he took home Best Dance/Electronica Album for Bangarang and Best Remixed Recording, Non-Classical for Nero's "Promises (Skrillex & Nero Remix)." Skrillex debuted at the 54th GRAMMYs in 2012 with five nominations, including Best New Artist, and three wins. This marked the first GRAMMY win for rapper Sirah.