[News] Skrillex Sweeps The 55th Grammy Awards!

Skrillex Sweeps The 55th Grammy Awards!

Last year, Skrillex won big at The Grammy Awards, going home with 3 awards out of the 5 dance categories. At this year’s 55th Annual Grammy Awards, Skrillex swept all 3 dance categories, winning awards for Best Remixed Recording (Non-Classical), Best Dance Recording, and Best Dance/Electronica Album!

Battling against some of the same strong contenders from last year like Deadmau5 and Swedish House Mafia, as well as new contenders like Steve Aoki and KaskadeSkrillex proved victorious after his first win for remixing Nero’s Promises in the Best Remixed Recording (Non-Classical) category, the track winning over Axwell’s remix to Ivan Gough, Feenixpawl, & Georgi Kay’s In My Mind and the Tommy Trash remix to Deadmau5’s The Veldt.

Up next was Best Dance Recording, where Skrillex won with his track Bangarang against Avicii’s Levels and Swedish House Mafia’s Don’t You Worry Child. Last but not least, winning the Best Dance/Electronica Album with Bangarang, Skrillex swept the dance awards, beating Deadmau5’s >album title goes here< and Kaskade’s Fire & Ice!

Another honorable mention goes to Diplo, nominated for Best Producer (Non-Classical), who lost to The Black Keys’ frontman Dan Auerbech.

Have a look below at the full dance category nominations, as well as pics from your favorite dance nominees on the red carpet! Congratulations Skrillex!

Best Remixed Recording (Non-Classical)

Ivan Gough & Feenixpawl Feat. Georgi Kay – In My Mind (Axwell Remix)
Moby – Lie Down In Darkness (Photek Remix)
M83 – Midnight City (Eric Prydz Private Remix)
Deadmau5 Feat. Chris James – The Veldt (Tommy Trash Remix)
Nero – Promises (Skrillex & Nero Remix)

Best Dance Recording

Avicii – Levels
Calvin Harris Feat. Ne-Yo – Let’s Go
Swedish House Mafia Feat. John Martin – Don’t You Worry Child
Al Walser – I Can’t Live Without You
Skrillex – Bangarang

Best Dance/Electronica Album

Steve Aoki – Wonderland
The Chemical Brothers – Don’t Think
Deadmau5 – >album title goes here<
Kaskade – Fire & Ice
Skrillex – Bangarang

Producer Of The Year, Non-Classical

Jeff Bhaskar
Diplo
Markus Dravs
Salaam Remi
Dan Auerbach

Deadmau5 w/ fiancé Kat Von D

Deadmau5 @ The Grammys

AxwellSebastian Ingrosso, & Steve Angello of Swedish House Mafia

Swedish House Mafia @ The Grammys

Diplo

Diplo @ The Grammys

Kaskade

Kaskade @ The Grammys

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