Skrillex, born Sonny John Moore, is known as an American electronic music producer, DJ, singer and songwriter. He worked both as member of a band and solo artirst. Through his career, Skrillex has been given numerous awards, most outstanding of which are six Grammy Awards and Sound of 2012 poll nomination.
Skrillex was born in the Highland Park neighborhood of Northeast Los Angeles. In 2004, he made the first step on career by contacting Matt Good of From First to Last to become guitar player of the band. After the audition , he made lead singer, with Good playing guitar, which marked the first success in his career.
It is reported that Skrillex was dating the artist and singer Ellie Goulding in 2012. The couple then broke up because of long distance relationship work.