Thirty Seconds to Mars is known for their energetic live performances and fusion of many music genres. Initially known for his work as an actor, Jared Leto decided to flex his musical muscles. He enlisted the help of his brother, drummer Shannon Leto, and co-founded Thirty Seconds to Mars in 1998. The band achieved worldwide fame with the release of their second album, "A Beautiful Lie,” which went platinum in the United States. In 2013, they released their fourth and most recent album, "Love, Lust, Faith and Dreams" which topped the Billboard 200 at number 6, selling over 50,000 copies during its first week.
In 2014, Leto switched over to the big screen and gained tremendous approval for his role in the Oscar-nominated film "Dallas Buyers Club,” which earned him an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor.