21 Best Skrillex Songs (Updated 2022)

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Skrillex is one of the most popular and well-known DJs and producers in the world. His unique style of music has influenced a generation of electronic music fans. Skrillex has released some amazing songs over the years, and in this article, we’ll be counting down the 21 best ones.

Although this list is numbered, it’s in no particular order.

21 Best Skrillex Songs

1. Scary Monsters and Nice Sprites

Starting from the top is “Scary Monsters and Nice Sprites.” If you know dubstep, then you know this song. It’s a classic.

In this song, Skrillex perfectly combines his signature screeching synths with some nasty bass drops. The result is an absolutely massive track that will get your head nodding and your feet moving. BTW, if you’ve every wondered where the sample of “Yes! Oh my gosh!” is from, it’s from speedstackinggirl:

7.00!!! OMG!!! NEW PB! OMG!! OMG!!! SO CLOSE TO SIX!! OOMMGG!!!

2. Bangarang

If you’re looking for a more light-beated Skrillex song, then “Bangarang” is the perfect choice.

This tune is infectiously catchy, and the kids in the music video are sure to put a smile on your face. The song is also notable for featuring one of Skrillex’s frequent collaborators, Sirah.

3. Ruffneck – Full Flex

If you want to hear Skrillex at his most creative, then you need to check out “Ruffneck – Full Flex.” This song is absolutely brutal.

The synths are sharp, the bass is heavy, and the drums will beat you into submission. It’s definitely not for the faint of heart. But if you can handle it, this tune will definitely get you pumped up.

4. Make It Bun Dem

“Make It Bun Dem” is a bit of a change of pace for Skrillex. It’s a lot slower and more atmospheric than his usual fare.

But don’t let that fool you, this song is still plenty heavy. And it’s also one of the most catchy tracks in Skrillex’s catalog. The vocals by Damian “Jr. Gong” Marley are absolutely perfect, and they really help to set the mood.

If you watch this music video, then afterwards you’ll 100% dance in your room like the guy in the video.

Skrillex & Damian "Jr. Gong" Marley - Make It Bun Dem [OFFICIAL VIDEO]

5. First of the Year (Equinox)

If you’re looking for a truly spine-tingling Skrillex song, then you need to check out “First of the Year (Equinox).”

This track is absolutely haunting. The synths are eerie and the drums are absolutely relentless. It’s the perfect song to get you amped up for a night of Halloween mischief.

6. Jack U – Take U There feat. Kiesza

“Jack U – Take U There feat. Kiesza” is a bit of a departure from Skrillex’s usual sound. It’s a lot more house-inspired, and it features vocals from Canadian singer Kiesza.

But don’t let that fool you, this song is still plenty danceable. The duo between Skrillex and Diplo is iconic. The chorus is absolutely catchy, and the drop will definitely get your heart racing.

7. Skrillex & Rick Ross – Purple Lamborghini

“Skrillex & Rick Ross – Purple Lamborghini” is a collaboration between Skrillex and rapper Rick Ross. It’s a bit of a different sound for both artists, but they manage to make it work.

This song is dark and sinister, and the drop is absolutely massive. It’s the perfect track to play when you’re feeling particularly evil.

It recreates the classic scene from The Dark Knight where Batman and The Joker are racing through Gotham City in their respective Batmobiles.

8. Skrillex – Summit (feat. Ellie Goulding)

“Skrillex – Summit (feat. Ellie Goulding)” is a beautiful song that features vocals from English singer Ellie Goulding. It’s a lot more mellow than Skrillex’s usual fare, but it’s still an incredibly catchy tune.

The chorus will stay stuck in your head for days, and the drop is absolutely massive. This is definitely one of Skrillex’s best songs.

9. Skrillex – Kyoto (feat. Sirah)

“Skrillex – Kyoto (feat. Sirah)” is another one of Skrillex’s more light-hearted songs. It’s infectiously catchy, and the chorus will stay stuck in your head for days.

It’s also notable for featuring vocals from Sirah, one of Skrillex’s frequent collaborators.

10. Skrillex – Reptile

“Skrillex – Reptile” is a classic Skrillex song that features some absolutely massive synths. The drop is absolutely huge, and the song will definitely get your heart racing.

This is the perfect track to play when you’re feeling particularly energetic.

11. With You, Friends (Long Drive)

Skrillex’s “With You, Friends (Long Drive),” is one of his earliest songs. You can’t understand the lyrics, but it sounds poetic. The song sounds like the memories you have of those long drive with old friends (hence the name).

12. Benny Benassi – Cinema feat. Gary Go (Skrillex Remix)

“Benny Benassi – Cinema feat. Gary Go (Skrillex Remix)” is a remix of an Italian house song by Skrillex. It’s a lot more upbeat than the original, and it features vocals from Gary Go.

The drop is absolutely massive, and the chorus is incredibly catchy. This is definitely one of Skrillex’s best remixes.

13. Kill Everybody

“Kill Everybody” is one of Skrillex’s darkest and most sinister songs. It’s the perfect track to play when you’re feeling particularly evil.

The synths are absolutely massive, and the drums are absolutely relentless. This is definitely not a song faint of heart.

14. Jack U – Where Are U Now feat. Justin Bieber (PURPOSE : The Movement)

“Jack U – Where Are U Now feat. Justin Bieber (PURPOSE : The Movement)” is a collaboration between Skrillex and Justin Bieber. It’s a lot more mellow than Skrillex’s usual fare, but it’s still an incredibly catchy tune.

We know now that this song was a hit (because it was), but at the time Skrillex was taking a risk with this song.

He was stepping into a collaboration with a pop star who was “mainstream” and the beat was very weird. And when I say weird, I mean it in a good way, but if you’ve ever heard the beat, you have to admit, it does sound a bit weird (in a good way like I mentioned).

The chorus will stay stuck in your head for days, and the drop is absolutely massive. This is definitely one of Skrillex’s best songs.

15. The Reason

“Skrillex – The Reason” is a beautiful song that was in his Leaving EP, released early 2013. It was titled “Leaving” because it was sort of a departure from Skrillex’s earlier works.

The song is less hype than most of his other ones, but still really good.

16. Promises – Skrillex & Nero Remix

“Skrillex & Nero Remix – Promises” is a remix of the song “Promises” by Nero.

The drop is absolutely massive, and the chorus is incredibly catchy. This is definitely one of Skrillex’s best remixes.

17. Would You Ever – Skrillex & Poo Bear

“Would You Ever – Skrillex & Poo Bear” is a more mellow song by Skrillex, but it’s still an incredibly catchy tune.

After working with Justin Bieber, he got closer to songwriter Poo Bear and collaborated on this song.

This song is a love song that is powerful, soulful, and emotional. Plus the music video is pretty awesome.

The chorus will stay stuck in your head for days, and the drop is absolutely massive. This is definitely one of Skrillex’s best songs.

18. Jack U – To U Feat. Alunageorge

“Jack U – To U Feat. Alunageorge” is a collaboration between Skrillex, Diplo, and AlunaGeorge.

This song has a very smooth opening and shows what happens when the two superpowers of Skrillex and Diplo have created with their duo Jack U.

The song is incredibly catchy, sweet sounding, and just a really good song that brings back memories of festival nights.

19. Ragga Bomb feat. Ragga Twins

“Ragga Bomb feat. Ragga Twins” is a song that features the vocals of the Ragga Twins, who are English ragga and Jungle MC duo.

The drop is this song is just plain filthy. If you like to listen to dubstep while you work out, then definitely add this one to your playlist and bump it before a heavy lift. You’ll probably hit a PR.

20. Breakn a Sweat feat. The Doors

“Breakn a Sweat feat. The Doors” is a collaboration between Skrillex and The Doors.

This song has an old-school feel to it, with the classic rock sound of The Doors mixed with the modern sounds of Skrillex.

It’s a perfect song to get you pumped up for anything.

21. Rock ‘n” Roll (Will Take You To The Mountain)

“Rock ‘n’ Roll (Will Take You To The Mountain)” is one of Skrillex’s most popular songs.

It’s the perfect song to play when you’re getting ready to go out and party. It’s high energy and will get you pumped up for a night of fun.

Final Remarks

In conclusion, these are 21 of the best Skrillex songs. They are in no particular order, but they are all amazing songs that will get you pumped up and ready to party.

Hope you enjoyed this list and even potentially found some new Skrillex songs to listen to!