Facts of Skrillex
|Birth Name||Sonny John Moore|
|Profession||American electric DJ, singer-songwriter and record producer|
|Birth City||Los Angeles, California|
|Father Name||Scott Moore|
|Mother Name||Francis Moore|
|Awards||Grammy Award for Best Dance Recording,DJ Award for Best Drum N Bass/Dubstep|
|Date of Birth||15,1988|
How Much Is The Net Worth Of Skrillex?
Skrillex has a net worth of $45 million. Skrillex was born Sonny John Moore is an American electric DJ, singer-songwriter and record producer who has excelled in musical genres like EDM, dubstep, electro house, trap, moombahton, and post-hardcore.
He began his career as a solo artist in 2004 and is now worth millions. Here know about his net worth, salary, income sources, assets, and other details.
Net Worth of $45 Million- Salary And Income Sources
As of 2019, Skrillex is estimated to have a net worth of around $45 million, according to Celebrity Net Worth. While other sources including The Richest claims his net worth to be only $15 million.
His main income sources are his professional career as an American electronic DJ and record producer.
Began his career as the lead singer of the band From First to Last, he is now one of the richest electronic music artists in the world. He has worked in bands like Dog Blood (2012) and Jack U (2013).
Some of his popular albums are Recess (2014), Scary Monsters and Nice Sprites (2010), Bangarang (2011) and many others which includes famous songs like Bangarang, Make It Bun Dem, First of the Year, Where Are You Now and many many more.
|2010||Record Sales from the album Scary Monsters and Nice Sprites||$2,400,000|
|2011||Record Sales from the album Skrillex||$824,000|
|2012||Record Sales from the album Make It Bun Dem||$573,000|
|2014||Record Sales from the album Recess||$65,000|
He surely has accumulated a huge net worth from his eminent musical career. A source reported he has mainly made good sum from his record sales, tours, and collaborative projects.
For Skrillex’s excellent skills, he won 2016, 2013 and 2012 three Grammy Awards, 3013 Annie and ASCAP Award. He also earned other 14 nominations in different Awards.
Social Media Earnings, Endorsements And Charity Works
According to a reliable site, Skrillex makes around $17,460 to $29,100 per sponsored post. Similarly, he approximately makes $7.6 thousand to $122 thousand per month and pockets $91.5 thousand to $1.5 million.
In the like manner, he adds a huge sum from his million-dollar endorsements deals. He has not done a product endorsement yet. But he has endorsed personalities like Dave Grohl, Matt Schultz, and other A-listers.
Moving unto his charity works, he has supported various campaigns, programs, and non-profit organizations including Youth Charity Program, Head Maze Art Project, and several others. In 2015, he donated two CDJ 2000s and DJM 900 mixer.
Assets, Houses, Cars, Expenses, Taxes, Insurances
Regarding Skrillex assets, he bought a 1.1 acres mansion in Malibu for $6 million. He purchased the house in 2016 which has a huge garage consisting of his best luxury cars.
|Hyundai||$14,995 to $31,550|
|Tesla Model X||117,000|
What more? He is also a proud owner of a private jet.
A source reported that his house is listed among the 13 properties that occupy an oceanfront with unobstructed views of the Pacific.
Well, there is no information about his tax payments and insurance plans & policies.
Controversy And Lawsuit
Skrillex lost a lawsuit against a fan who sued him in 2014 for a stage-diving incident in 2012 concert. The Los Angeles Court passed the order in favor of the fan, Jennifer Fraissl.
The court ordered him to pay around $1.6 million out of $4.5 million and $3.4 million was paid to the victim by his touring company, Lost Boys Touring.
Later as the judges found out that Jennifer herself was also responsible for the injury, the $15% from $4.5 million was nulled leaving only $450,000 to be paid by the Belasco Theatre.
Skrillex Personal Details- Age, Parents, Single, Girlfriend, Height, Weight
Skrillex aka Sonny John Moore was born on 15 January 1988 under the sun sign Capricorn. He was born in Los Angeles, California to his parents; father Scott Moore and mother Francis Moore.
As of 2019, Skrillex is 31 years old. He holds American nationality and belongs to the white ethnicity.
Coming to his personal life, Skrillex is currently single and keeps his relationship away from the spotlight and prefers to keep himself away from the median when not working.
As he has kept his life private, he could be dating someone and keeping it a secret. Previously, he was linked to Ellie Goulding (2010 to 2012) and Charmaine Olivia.
Skrillex stands tall at the height of 5 feet 3 inches or 160 cm and weighs around 64 kg or 141 lbs.