Actor and Thirty Seconds To Mars frontman Jared Leto offers a stunning tribute to late musical icons in this emotional medley honoring Linkin Park's Chester Bennington, Soundgarden's Chris Cornell, David Bowie and Prince.
As reported by Consquence Of Sound, Leto, backed by acoustic guitar and choir accompaniment, delivers awe-inspiring send-ups of Prince's “Purple Rain,” Bowie's “Heroes,” George Michael's “Freedom,” Soundgarden's “Black Hole Sun” and Linkin Park's “Crawling” in the live medley performance for BBC Radio 1's Live Lounge. Watch the video of the full Jared Leto medley below.
Leto recently gave a touching speech about Bennington at this year's VMAs, which presented archival footage of Linkin Park. The telecast also included a performance of Thirty Seconds To Mars' new single, “Walk On Water.”
Watch Leto's moving “A Tribute To The Greats” medley here: