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Skrillex

Skrillex
Background Information
Birth Name Sonny John Moore
Also known as Twipz
Born January 15, 1988 (age 25)
Origin Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Genres Dubstep,  electro house, post-hardcore
Occupations DJ, music producer, guitarist,singer
Years active 2002–present
Labels Atlantic, Big Beat, mau5trap,OWSLA
Associated acts From First to Last, Korn,Kaskade, deadmau5, Diplo 12th Planet, Kill the Noise, Porter Robinson, Zedd, Sirah, Penny,Ellie Goulding, Knife Party, Dog Blood

Skrillex Songs

Bangarang 2012 Bangarang
First of the Year 2011 First of the Year
Scary Monsters and Nice Sprites 2010 Scary Monsters & Nice Sprites
Make It Bun Dem
Rock 'N' Roll Will Take You To The Mountain
Kyoto 2012 Bangarang
Kill Everybody 2010 Scary Monsters & Nice Sprites
My Name Is Skrillex
Syndicate
Ruffneck 2011 More Monsters & Sprites
Reptile's Theme 2011 Mortal Kombat: Songs Inspired by the Warriors
Summit 2012 Bangarang
Breakin' a Sweat 2012 Bangarang
Right In 2012 Bangarang
Scatta 2010 Scary Monsters & Nice Sprites

Skrillex Awards

Grammy Awards

Year Nominated work Award Result
2012 Himself Best New Artist Nominated
"Scary Monsters and Nice Sprites" Best Dance Recording Won
Scary Monsters and Nice Sprites Best Dance/Electronica Album Won
Benny Benassi feat. Gary Go – "Cinema (Skrillex Remix)" Best Remixed Recording, Non-Classical Won
"First of the Year (Equinox)" Best Short Form Music Video Nominated
2013 "Bangarang" Best Dance Recording Won
Bangarang Best Dance/Electronica Album Won
Promises (Skrillex & Nero Remix) Best Remixed Recording, Non-Classical Won

MTV Video Music Awards

Year Nominated work Award Result
2012 "First of the Year (Equinox)" Best Electronic Dance Music Video Nominated
"First of the Year (Equinox)" Best Visual Effects in a Video Won

Annie Awards

Year Nominated work Award Result
2013 "Wreck-it Ralph" Outstanding Achievement, Music in an Animated Feature Production Won

 


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