Dubstep is a subgenre of Electronic Dance Music, It's origins come from the United Kingdom.
MainstreamEditFrom 2009 to 2012 Dubstep became extremely Popular in North America. Artists such as Skrillex had a great influnce on the Electronic Dance scene in north America.
At the 54th Grammy awards, Skrillex won three grammys
Best Dance recording- Scary Monsters and Nice Sprites (Single)
Best Electronica/Dance Album- Scary Monsters and Nice Sprites
Best Remix - Benny Bennassi- Cinema (Skrillex Remix)
Many Have argued that the Electronic Dance Movement in north america is just a phase, others say it is talentless to make.