Sonny John Moore, known by his stage name Skrillex, is an American DJ, record producer, songwriter, singer and songwriter. Raised in northeast Los Angeles and northern California, he joined the American post-production group From First to Last as lead vocalist in 2004, and recorded two studio albums with the group before moving on to pursue a solo career in 2007. He begins his first tour. as a solo artist in late 2007. After recruiting a new line of bands, Moore joined the Alternative Press Tour to support bands like All Time Low and The Rocket Summer, and appeared on the cover of The Rocket Summer. 'Alternative Press' annual '100 Bands You Need to Know' publish. After the release of the EP Gypsyhook in 2009, Moore planned to record his first studio album, Bells, with producer Noah Shain. However, he stopped producing the album and began performing under the name Skrillex, distributing the My Name Is Skrillex EP as a free download on his official MySpace site.
|Birth name||Sonny John Moore|
|Born||January 15, 1988, Los Angeles, California, U.S.|
|Genres||EDM, brostep, dubstep, electro house, EDM trap, moombahton, post-hardcore|
|Occupation(s)||DJ, record producer, musician, singer, songwriter|
|Labels||Atlantic, Big Beat, OWSLA, Asylum, mau5trap, Sumerian|
|Associated acts||From First to Last, Jack Ü, Diplo, Dog Blood, Boys Noize, Ellie Goulding, Hikaru Utada, Zedd, deadmau5, Incubus, Justin Bieber, Poo Bear, THEY.|
In 2012, he won two Grammy Awards for his hit song "Scary Monsters and Nice Sprites," for which he was born Sonny John Moore. In 2011, he was crowned the Electronic Dance Music Artist of the Year by MTV. In addition, he is half of the electronic duo Jack U.
After being mistreated at a boarding school in California's Mojave Desert, he began homeschooling at the age of 14. He began his career by posting tracks and demos on the social networking site MySpace.
In 2013, he received three Grammy Awards for his album Bangarang, including one for "Promises," which he co-wrote with Nero.
Moombahcore musician. Big Beat Records artist (American label). Ableton Live user. Dubstep musician. Annie Award Winner. Singer Los Angeles. American adopters. American DJ