Skrillex(Sonny John Moore) Bio

(Record producer, DJ, musician, singer, songwriter)

Relationship Statistics of Skrillex(Sonny John Moore)

What is Skrillex(Sonny John Moore) marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce):Single
Is Skrillex(Sonny John Moore) having any relationship affair ?: No
Is Skrillex(Sonny John Moore) gay ?: No

More about the relationship

Skrillex’s current relationship status is possibly single.

However, this musical artist used to date artist and singer Ellie Goulding. But their affair ended in October 2012.
He was also linked with Charmaine Olivia who is an artist.

Who is Skrillex?

Skrillex is an American record producer, DJ, musician, singer, and songwriter. He is known for his album Recess.

He used to be a member of a band From First to Last.

Skrillex: Age, Family, Siblings, Ethnicity

He was born as Sonny John Moore on Jan 15, 1998. His birthplace is Los Angeles, California, United States. His both biological and adopted parents are Scientologists.

At the age of 15, he knows that he is adopted. His father is Scott Moore and his mother Francis Moore died in June 2015.

He holds caucasian ethnicity. There is no information about his siblings.


Skrillex attended elementary school at the age of 2. Then from age 9-10, he joined boarding school in the Mojave Desert.

At the age of 12, he attended a private academy school specializing in arts. But due to bullying, he left school at the age of 14 and after that, he was homeschooled. But after knowing about the adoption, he left homeschooling too.

Skrillex: Professional Life, Career

Skrillex was interested in music from childhood. He joined an American post-hardcore band From First to Last in 2004 as a lead singer. This group’s other members are guitarist Matt Good, rhythm guitarist Travis Richter, bassist Matt Manning, and drummer Derek Bloom.

Skrillex released two albums with this group before leaving in 2007. His first album Dear Diary, My Teen Angst Has a Body Count came out in 2004, and the second album Heroine was released in 2006.

This musician is also the part of groups like Dog Blood and Jack U. His released EPs are Gypsyhook (2009), My Name is Skrillex (2010),  Scary Monsters and Nice Sprites (2010), Bangarang (2011), and more.

His debut and only studio album Recess was released on March 18, 2014. On July 18, 2019, Skrillex released a two-track EP titled Show Tracks and Mumbai Power.

Skrillex(Sonny John Moore)
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Awards and Nominations

2012Best New Artist (Grammy Awards)Won
2013Best Dance Recordings (Grammy Awards)Won
2017Album of the Year (Grammy Awards)Nominated
2017Favorite EDM Artist (Kids Choice Awards)Nominated
2012Best Visual Effects (MTV Video Music Awards)Won
2017Single of the Year (Electronic Music Awards)Nominated
2013Annie AwardsWon

Skrillex: Net worth, Salary

This talented musician has an estimated net worth of $45 million. From his YouTube channel, his estimated yearly earnings are between $90.7K – $1.5M US.

In addition, according to sources, he charges $15 million per show.

The American singers plus musicians make earnings between $38k-$200k US.

Body Measurements

Skrillex has dark brown eyes and black hair. His height is 5 ft 5 inches with a weight of 64 kg. He wears glasses and the head is half-shaven.

His chest size is 39 inches, Biceps’size is 14 inches, and his waist size is 33 inches.

Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter

Skrillex has a Twitter account since Jan 2009 with over 6.37 million followers. His Instagram has over 8.9 million followers with over 356 posts.

Moreover, his Facebook account has around 10.8 million followers. He also has a website and a YouTube channel that has more than 19.1M subscribers and was created in April 2010.


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