Skrillex, or Sonny John Moore, is a well-known American DJ, singer, record producer, and songwriter. He grew up in modest circumstances and transformed himself into one of the most skilled and exceptional artists in the industry. He joined an American post-hardcore band and from there, his career was skyrocketed.
Skrillex began his tour as a solo artist back in 2007, and when people started to recognise his unparalleled talent, he received a host of offers. Many reputable record labels wanted to work with him.
He has worked with Atlantic, Big Beat, Asylum, mau5trap, Sumerian, OWSLA, and many other prominent record labels to create wondrous music.
Sonny Moore focuses more on enjoying himself; he parties without any inhibitions and always searches for the ephemeral moments he shares with his friends in clubs.
Fans who truly enjoy dubstep, electro, and EDM beats, wait all year to attend the best parties that take place in Ibiza. One of such highly anticipated parties is Together — a gathering where pure house, drum & bass, and dubstep music is collectively celebrated. This exclusive party features only the best artists from all across the world. The line-up consists of the talented Skrillex along with some of the iconic names in the industry like Major Lazer, Andy C, Rudimental, Knife Party, MK, Fatboy Slim, DJ EZ, Diplo, Shy FX, Gorgon City, Eats Everything, Wilkinson, Dimension, Sub Focus, Netsky, and others. Please note that Together has not been hosted for a number of years now.
It is still unknown if Skrillex will perform in Ibiza in 2024, watch this space for further updates.
Skrillex has received several notable accolades for his skills; he has received the prestigious Grammy nomination several times and has won many of those. It is important to note here that Skrillex has scored a total of 8 Grammys, which makes him the only electronic dance music artist to have achieved that so far.
He won the Best Dance Recording, Best Dance/ Electronica Album, and Best Remixed Recording (Non-Classic) at the Grammy Awards in 2012. In 2013, he won Grammys for Best Dance Recording, Best Dance/Electronica Album, Best Remixed Recording, and Non-Classical. In 2016, Skrillex brought home the Best Dance Recording and Best Dance/Electronic Album awards — also awarded to him by the Grammy Awards.
This musical genius also won the Visual Effects award consecutively for the years 2012 and 2013, plus the Dance Video award in 2012, presented by the MTV Video Music Awards. He also bagged the well-known Annie Award for Outstanding Achievement, Music in an Animated Feature Production in 2013. Additionally, the artist has also dominated the DJ Magazines’ Top 100 DJs chart many times by achieving consistently high rankings.
Skrillex has many songs that prove he is one of the greatest DJs out there. Some of his top tracks are With Your Friends, Take You There, Summit, Where Are You Now, Scary Monsters and Nice Sprites, Kill Everybody, and there are plenty more.
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