Skrillex: Biography and Origins of the Dubstep Producer
Born January 15th, 1988, Skrillex (then Sonny Moore) got into music at an early age and started attending punk rock shows and electro rave gigs. Between 2004 and 2007, he found success as the lead singer for screamo band, From First to Last. However, vocal problems forced him to quit and Moore then pursued a solo career exploring electronic music. He made his debut as Skrillex in 2010, making a name for himself in the dubstep community with his own music and by producing for other artists. He won 3 Grammys in 2012. In this video, WatchMojo.com takes a look at the musical origins of Skrillex.