Sonny Johnny Moore is better know to everyone as Skrillex. From 2004 to 2009 he was the lead singer of From First to Last. They had 3 albums Dear Diary, My Teen Angel has a Body Count, and Heroine. He started his solo career in 2007. He joined the Alternative Press Tour, and supported such bands as All Time Low and The Rocket Summer. They appeared on the cover of the annual issue of "100 bands you need to know."
In 2011 he was nominated for 5 Grammy Awards and won 3 of them! "Best Dance/Electronica Album" "Best Dance Recording" and "Best Remixed Recording non-classical" On December 12th 2011 he was named MTV's Electronic Dance Music Artist of the Year! Now he was won a total of six Grammy Awards.
On January 2nd 2013 Skrillex released his 7th EP Leaving on the OWSLA subscription service, Next IV. He later released the single "Try it Out" with Alvin Risk. In March of 2014 an App titled "Alien Ride" was put on the Apple's App Store which contained secret folder with 11 hidden objects and a countdown ending March 10th. Moore's website was updated with the App's picture on the front page. It was later revealed the folder contains Google Play and ITunes url's which eventually were to be revealed to be 11 new songs availble to stream that comprised his debut L.P. titled Recess. The album was made available for pre-order and released on March 18th 2014.
He was the resident DJ at Club Light in Mandalay Bay for 2013 to 2014, He can now be seen in Las Vegas Exclusively at XS Nightclub. The Nightswim pool party has revolutionized the nightclub industry in the last 3 years.