Skrillex was born in Los Angeles, California, United States on January 15th, 1988 and is the DJ. At the age of 36, Skrillex biography, profession, age, height, weight, eye color, hair color, build, measurements, education, career, dating/affair, family, news updates, songs, and networth are available.

Other Names / Nick Names
Sonny John Moore, Sonny, Twipz, Skrocle, Skrillex
Date of Birth
January 15, 1988
United States
Place of Birth
Los Angeles, California, United States
36 years old
Zodiac Sign
$70 Million
Club Dj, Disc Jockey, Music Producer, Record Producer, Singer, Songwriter
Social Media
Skrillex Height, Weight, Eye Color and Hair Color

At 36 years old, Skrillex has this physical status:

Hair Color
Eye Color
Dark Brown
Not Available
Skrillex Religion, Education, and Hobbies
He stated in a 2015 interview that although his parents practiced Scientology, he does not.
Not Available
elementary school
Skrillex Spouse(s), Children, Affair, Parents, and Family
Not Available
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Dating / Affair
Emily Gauthreaux, Charmaine Olivia, Ellie Goulding (2012)
Scott Moore, Francis Moore
He has a sister and a younger brother, Bobby Duque (Music Producer)
Skrillex Life

Sonny John Moore (born January 15, 1988), known professionally as Skrillex, is an American record producer, DJ, musician, singer and songwriter.

Growing up in Northeast Los Angeles and in Northern California, he joined the American post-hardcore band From First to Last as the lead singer in 2004, and recorded two studio albums with the band (Dear Diary, My Teen Angst Has a Body Count, 2004, and Heroine, 2006) before leaving to pursue a solo career in 2007.

He began his first tour as a solo artist in late 2007.

After recruiting a new band lineup, Moore joined the Alternative Press Tour to support bands such as All Time Low and The Rocket Summer, and appeared on the cover of Alternative Press' annual "100 Bands You Need to Know" issue.After releasing the Gypsyhook EP in 2009, Moore was scheduled to record his debut studio album, Bells, with producer Noah Shain.

He ceased production of the album, however, and began performing under the name Skrillex, distributing the My Name Is Skrillex EP for free download on his official MySpace page.

Subsequently, he released the Scary Monsters and Nice Sprites EP in late–2010 and More Monsters and Sprites EP in mid–2011, both of which have since become moderate commercial successes.

On November 30, 2011, he received five Grammy Award nominations at the 54th Grammy Awards, including Best New Artist and won three: "Best Dance/Electronica Album", "Best Dance Recording", and "Best Remixed Recording, Non-Classical".

On December 5, 2011, the BBC announced that he had been nominated for their Sound of 2012 poll.

On December 12, 2011, he was also named MTV's Electronic Dance Music Artist of the Year.

Skrillex has won eight Grammy Awards and holds the world record for most Grammys won by an Electronic Dance Music artist.

Skrillex has collaborated with Diplo and Boys Noize to form the groups of Jack Ü and Dog Blood respectively.

It was announced on Moore's 29th birthday, he reunited with From First To Last and released a single named "Make War".

In 2017, Skrillex produced and mixed 8, the eighth studio album by rock band Incubus.

In July 2017, Skrillex released another single featuring debuting solo artist Poo Bear.

Early life

Moore lived in the Highland Park neighborhood of Northeast Los Angeles, but was brought to the Forest Hill neighborhood of San Francisco at the age of 2, where he attended elementary school. At the ages of 9 and 10, Moore attended a boarding school in the Mojave Desert LV, but eventually moved back to Northern California. Both of his parents were Scientologists. He was adopted at birth by family friends of his biological parents and did not find this out until he was 15. By the time he was 12, his family moved back to his birthplace of Northeast Los Angeles. There he enrolled in a private academy school specializing in arts, the school used some of L. Ron Hubbard's teachings. Later, he was home schooled at the age of 14 due to bullying. In 2004, he learned he was adopted and dropped out of the program when he was 16. While a young teenager in Los Angeles, Moore would attend punk gigs in Mexican American neighborhoods in East and South Los Angeles, and later at electro club raves in the downtown's Silver Lake and Echo Park neighborhoods.

Personal life

Moore dated English singer-songwriter Ellie Goulding throughout 2012. In a 2015 interview, Moore stated that although his parents practiced Scientology, he does not. He explained that music consumes most of the time he could theoretically devote to religion. His mother died in June 2015.


Skrillex Career


Moore first contacted Matt Good of From First to Last in 2004 to inquire about playing guitar for the band on their debut album. Moore was seen onstage by three studio designers, Derrick Thomas, Eric Dale, and McHale Butler, and was eventually appointed lead singer with Good playing guitar. My Teen Fear Has a Body Count released Epiphany Records' first full-length album with the band's new bandmate, Dear Diary. They began recording Heroine with producer Ross Robinson after appearing on several tours, two of which were the Vans Warped Tour and Dead by Dawn tours. On Epiphone, the album was released in March 2006. With high-sales figures anew, the band discovered themselves on several tour stops before Moore began having vocal difficulties, causing the band to resign from several tours. Moore revealed that after undergoing a fruitful vocal surgical procedure, he would be returning to work as a solo performer. When touring with Athens, FFTL's last show performed with Moore was in Orlando, Florida.

Moore announced that he had left From First to Last to pursue a solo career. He then launched "Signal," "Equinox," and "Glow Worm" on his Myspace page, which included three demos. Moore's first appearance since his departure From First to Last. Moore, harpist Carol Robbins, performed several original songs at a local art museum on April 7, 2007. Moore appeared on the Team Sleep Tour with a full band for months after months of posting demos on Myspace. In addition, the tour included supporting acts such as Monster in the Machine and Strata. On this tour, Moore recorded several demo CDs, but only up to about 30 per show. These CDs were tour exclusives and were delivered in "baby blue envelopes," each with a unique drawing by Moore or bandmate.

Alternative Press Magazine revealed in February 2008 that the second annual AP Tour would include All Time Low, The Rocket Summer, The Matches, Forever the Sickest Kids, and Sonny Moore. The tour started in Houston, Texas, and then continued to North America, concluding in Cleveland, Ohio, on May 2, with the majority of the shows selling out. All bands on tour will be included on Alternative Press Magazine's annual 100 Bands You Want to Know special, as well as being interviewed on the Alternative Press Blog. Moore's line-up on this tour was composed of Sean Friday on drums, Christopher Null on guitar, and Aaron Rothe on keyboards. He released Gypsyhook, a digital EP that featured three songs and four remixes, on April 7, 2009. "Kaisui"), a Japanese version of "Mora," was also included in the set. At his shows, physical copies of the EP were available. Moore performed at Bamboozle on May 2 after being on tour with Innerpartysystem and Paper Route, as well as Chiodos' opening. On April 4, he appeared on Bamboozle Left's Saints and Sinners stage. In April 2009, he toured with Sonny and the Blood Monkeys (electric guitar), Sean Friday (drums, percussion, and beats), and Aaron Rothe (keyboards, synthesizers, programming, and turntables). Moore has confirmed that the Bells will not be released.

Moore began delivering and performing under the name Skrillex at clubs in the Los Angeles area in 2008. Moore says the name has no meaning and was "a stupid old online AOL screen name." Twipz had been known on the internet for a while. Moore unveiled My Name Is Skrillex, Moore's official Skrillex debut EP, on June 7, 2010. On their third studio album, Bring Me the Horizon provided programming and vocals for the UK metalcore band. She's a hell believe me I've Seen It. Heaven Is a Cosmo We're a Company Let's Keep It a Secret. Sonny, who was signed to mau5trap recordings and released his second EP, Scary Monsters and Nice Sprites, later this year, embarking on a national tour with deadmau5.

Moore opened the "Project Blue Book Tour" in 2011 with support from Porter Robinson, Tommy Lee, and DJ Aero, as well as Sofia Toufa's appearances on "Bring Out the Devil." "First of the Year" (formerly known as "Equinox"), "Reptile," and "Cinema") were among Skrillex's new songs on tour, including "Cinema" (remix of a Benny Benassi track). On Mortal Kombat 9, "Reptile" was featured, and "First of the Year (Equinox) was included in the television commercial, and More Monsters and Sprites, his sequel-up EP and remix companion to Scary Monsters and Nice Sprites, "Reptile" was included in the TV commercial. Spin premiered "Get Up," an exclusive new track from Korn that was not released by Skrillex in April 2011. Korn's Facebook page made the track available for download on their Facebook page. KoRn appeared on stage at Coachella 2011 on April 15, 2011, a teen from Skrillex. A trailer for Sony Computer Entertainment (SCEA) development studio Naughty Dog's Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception, which features "Kill EVERYBODY" from Scary Monsters and Nice Sprites appeared on April 18, 2011.

"More Monsters and Sprites" was released on Beatport in June 2011, a collection of three original songs, including "First of the Year (Equinox)" and two variations of his original song "Ruffneck." The track "Ruffneck Bass" had been leaked on the internet months before and featured the same sample as in the EP's new "Ruffneck" tracks. On his official YouTube page on June 20, 2011, Skrillex posted a music video for "Rock n' Roll (Will Take You to the Mountain). He revealed his brand, Owsla, on August 17, 2011. KOAN Sound, then-electro-house producer Porter Robinson from North Carolina, singer-songwriter Alvin Risk, and San Francisco-based M Machine were among the label's first releases.

Skrillex released a music video for "First of the Year (Equinox)" on August 19, 2011 on It was announced in late August 2011 that he would appear in Knife Party's first appearance, associating on "Zoology," a Moombahton style track. On YouTube, a preview was posted. He created "Syndicate" as a reward for the same video game in late September 2011. "Lick It," a collaboration between Kaskade and Skrillex, is included on Kaskade's 2011 album Fire & Ice. On the first episode of the Beavis and Butt-head revival, Skrillex's song "First of the Year (Equinox) appears.

Skrillex said on November 8 that he planned to debut Voltage, his first album. After a photo shoot for the cover and doing a lengthy interview on his tour, Skrillex gave fans more information about Voltage in RockSound Magazine. The album was never released for unknown reasons, but Skrillex's latest side-project with Boys Noize called Dog Blood unveiled the Bangarang EP on December 23, 2011 and then on August 12, 2012, the group titled Next Order/Middle Finger unveiled an EP. Skrillex unveiled a limited edition triple vinyl box set on November 6, 2012. Skrillex developed the song "Bug Hunt" for the 2012 animated film Wreck-It Ralph as well as making a cameo as a DJ in the film's first act, and "Make It Bun Dem" is used in December 2012 as a looped variation in the video game Far Cry 3's single-player mission "Kick the Hornets Nest." Cliff Martinez was able to give the Spring Breakers' score.

Skrillex introduced Dog Blood with Boys Noize in 2012. On August 12, 2012, the band "Next Order" and "Middle Finger" were released in their debut single, which featured the songs "Next Order" and "Middle Finger." "Next Order" by the band "Next Order" rose to the top of Beatport's Techno chart.

Jack Ü's debut at the Mad Decent Block Party in San Diego in 2013, which is a national tour that record label Mad Decent brings together to showcase different artists signed to the brand. Jack Ü, who appeared at multiple stops on the tour, announced the initiative by announcing the Mad Decent Block Party lineup. After some guessing by several people who knew Jack Ü was wrong, Diplo finally revealed that "Jack Ü" refers to Skrillex and Diplo together.

Skrillex announced in January 2013 that a new LP would be released in the summer. Skrillex's 7th EP, Leaving, on the OWSLA subscription service Nest IV, was released on January 2, 2013. Alvin Risk's single "Trying It Out" came later.

On March 7, 2014, Apple's App Store with a hidden folder of 11 hidden items and a countdown had begun at 6 a.m., which was a countdown. Moore's website was updated with the App's picture on the front page, and it was later revealed that the folder contained Google Play and iTunes URLs, which eventually became 11 new songs available to stream that made up his debut LP, titled Recess. On March 18, 2014, the album was released at midnight and was available for pre-order at midnight.

Skrillex collaborated with the K-pop girl group 4Minute in 2016. Skrillex created and arranged the first track "Hate."

Moore posted "Happy Birthday" on Facebook on January 15, 2017, a reference to a new From First to Last album, which featured Moore on vocals. For the first time in almost a decade, he joined the band in Emo Nite, Los Angeles. He released the songs "Chicken Soup" with Habstrakt, "Would You Ever" with Poo Bear, "Saint Laurent," with DJ Sliink and Wale and "Favor" with Vindata and NSTASIA in 2017.

Skrillex teased followers by collaborating with Missy Elliott on a snippet titled "ID" in July 2018, but a release date for the single has yet to be announced.

Skrillex posted a picture featuring a collaboration between him and English DJ and producer Joyryde on Twitter on October 8, 2018, followed by a video teaser of the song on Instagram. On October 19, 2018, the partnership, "Agen Wida," was officially announced. Skrillex unveiled "Arms Around You," a compilation starring XXTentacion, Lil Pump, Maluma, and Swae Lee, on October 25, 2018.

Skrillex, Poo Bear, and Japanese-American singer Hikaru Utada all worked on "Face My Fears," the first song for Kingdom Hearts III's video game Kingdom Hearts III. On January 18, 2019, the single was released.

Skrillex released "Fuji Opener" starring Alvin Risk and "Mumbai Power" starring rapper Beam on July 18, 2019. Skrillex made an appearance at The Warehouse Project in Manchester later this year, alongside Four Tet and Jon Hopkins.

Skrillex performed his first solo set in the United States after the pandemic at Avant Gardner in Brooklyn, New York, on October 27, 2021.


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