With a £15,000 goal, the project exceeded its target within weeks of launching, attaining a final total of £39,223.While at the Download Festival 2014, Sykes revealed to Linkin Park that he attended some of their early shows, after watching them perform, he was inspired to write music and formed a band.In 2004, Sykes formed Bring Me the Horizon, a band which rose to fame very quickly.
He also played in the mock hip-hop band "Womb 2 Da Tomb" with his brother Tom Sykes and fellow Bring Me the Horizon member Matt Nicholls, and in metal band "Purple Curto" with Neil Whiteley, as the drummer/vocalist under the pseudonym "Olisaurus", which he would later use when releasing solo material.
When I got out of that rehab, I didn't want to scream anymore, I wanted to sing from the fucking rooftops." On July 22, 2017, Sykes married Brazilian model Alissa Salls.
During a tour in 2008, Bring Me the Horizon and the British metalcore band Architects filmed two videos.
Oliver "Oli" Scott Sykes (born 20 November 1986) is an English musician, best known as the lead vocalist of the rock band Bring Me the Horizon.
He also founded the apparel company Drop Dead clothing.