Skrillex
Skrillex, Image Source: Instagram/Skrillex (@skrillex)
Full Name/Real Name: Sonny John Moore
Parents: Francis Moore, Scott Moore
How Old is Skrillex?/Age: 31 years
Birth Date: 15 January 1988
Birth Place: Highland Park, Los Angeles, California, United States
Education: Attended schools in Las Vegas and then in Los Angeles
How Tall is Skrillex?/Height: 1.64 m
Weight: 64 kg
Nationality: American
Ethnicity: Mixed (Spanish/Hispanic and English)
Religion:
Non-religious
Famous for: King of the dubstep, Releasing his album SCARY MONSTER AND NICE SPRITES
Profession: Record producer, DJ, musician, singer, and songwriter
Genres: Electronic dance music, Dubstep, Electro House, Trap music, Moombahton, Post-hardcore
Years Active: 2004–present
Instruments: Vocals‎; ‎guitar‎; ‎bass‎; ‎CDJs‎; ‎drum
Net Worth in 2019: $60 Million 💰
Last Updated: 11th December 2019

Have you ever wondered what would be Skrillex’s net worth? The man you would possibly say he is the high priest if electronic music was some kind of creed. The Dj, music producer, songwriter, and singer has been credited with popularizing dubstep subgenre and he is doing it again with tropical house subgenre assisted by the unlikely friend Justin Bieber, looking at the smash hit “Sorry”.

Skrillex has released one studio album and seven extended plays to date. In a year he holds more than 150 concerts and his earnings have earned him a place on the world’s highest-paid DJs list and Electronic Cash Kings list. We are going dig deeper and reveal Skrillex’s worth, career and also uncover a few things you probably don’t know about Skrillex.

Bio-Wiki, Real Name, Birthday, Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity & Religion

Sonny John Moore was born in 1988 in Los Angeles though he grew up in San Francisco. His parents were Scientologists and when he learned that he was adopted he dropped out of the program. He holds American and German nationality and belongs to Mixed (Spanish/Hispanic and English) ethnicity. His religious view is unclear. He attended several schools but finally he had to homeschool as a result of being bullied.

His Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurements

As of 11th December 2019, Skrillex is 31 years old. He is 1.64 m tall and has a weight of 64 kg.

Is Skrillex Married? Wife, Kids, Affairs, Girlfriend, and Dating

Currently it’s not clear who Skrillex is dating and there is no known child of his out there; however, he has been in a relationship with Charmaine Olivia and Ellie Goulding.

Skrillex And His Ex Girlfriend Ellie Goulding
Skrillex And His Ex-Girlfriend Ellie Goulding

Is Skrillex Gay? He had few girlfriends in past, he also dated Ellie Goulding and Charmaine Olivia for a year so I’m going to say no, he’s not gay. It doesn’t matter, either way, Skrillex makes awesome music and that’s all that matters.

Relationship Statistics

What is Skrillex’s marital status? Is he married? Single
Is Skrillex having any relationship affair? No
Who is Skrillex’s Spouse? (name): N/A
Does Skrillex Have Any Kids? No
Is Skrillex Gay? No

Professional Career

Skrillex started off his career as a member of the American post-hardcore band First to Last. He is the lead vocalist of the band. He is also a member of Dog Blood and Jack U. When he joined From First to Last he was a guitar player but he eventually became the lead singer of the band. The band released their debut album in 2004 titled Dear Diary, My Teen Angst Has a Body Count and their second album titled Heroine in 2006 before Moore announced he is leaving to pursue a solo career.

On Skrillex solo career he has released seven extended plays which include Gypsyhook released on 2009, My Name Is Skrillex released in 2010, Scary Monsters and Nice Sprites released in 2010, More Monsters and Sprites released in 2011, Bangarang released on 2011, Make It Bun Dem After Hours EP released on 2012 and Leaving released on 2013.

In addition, he has released a studio album titled Recess on 2014. The album debuted to the US Billboard 200 chart at position 4 but made it to position 1 on UK Dance Albums (OCC) and US Billboard Dance/Electronic Albums.

Awards & achievements

On awards & achievements received by Skrillex, he has been awarded 8 Grammy Awards, 2 MTV Video Music Awards, and 1 Annie award among other awards.

Skrillex Net Worth, Salary & Income in 2019

Skrillex Net Worth
Skrillex Net Worth, Image Source: Instagram/Skrillex (@skrillex)

As of December 2019, Skrillex net worth is about $60 million. Skrillex has been making some good money considering he is on our list of world’s highest-paid DJs and Electronic Cash Kings. Last year he made around $30 million a figure which placed him position 4 on our list of world’s top-earning DJs.

Skrillex net worth fortune has been made through his rigorous concerts where he earns a six-figure nightly fee, last year alone he held over 150 shows in over 16 countries. His collaboration with other artists and music sales. Brand endorsement deals is also another income-generating channel for Skrillex.

7 facts you need to know about

One of the finest most popular electronic music genre producer and a DJ is Skrillex. Today we are going to find out a few things you probably don’t know about Skrillex.

1. Skrillex owes his success to Ward Records specifically Squarepusher and Aphex Twins. The two were a significant influence on Skrillex music success.

2. Before you knew of his stage name Skrillex, he used to go by the name “Twipz.”

3. He learned he was adopted at the age of 16.

4. Skrillex later learned that his biological mother was a family friend something that didn’t impress him at all.

5. He likes to travel so much, and he doesn’t get tired no wonder he can do 150 concerts in a year.

6. Skrillex has his own Disney character.

7. He has synesthesia which makes him see the light yellow when he listens to “Take U There.”

Skrillex’s net worth in upcoming years will be higher than it is in the current year if the spirit of working won’t shift. Last year he made over $30 million if the trend is replicated this year he will have a place soon in the top 3 positions in our list of top-earning electronic cash kings.

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