Posted on Wed Apr 6, 2011 09:40 AM PDT
Kurt Cobain passed away 17 years ago, and now 30 Seconds To Mars lead singer Jared Leto is remembering the Nirvana frontman with an incredible performance.
Leto, who performs songs "Pennyroyal Tea" and "Rape Me," posted this tribute video on his personal blog, and we can't believe how much he looks and sounds like Cobain. The sexy actor nails it!
Jared wrote the following on his blog yesterday:
- "I heard today (April 5) was the day Kurt passed away 17 years ago. Canâ€™t believe itâ€™s been that long. So grateful for his contribution and inspiration. Not sure Iâ€™d be doing this if it werenâ€™t for him."
At one time, the 39-year-old actor was reportedly in talks to play Cobain in a biopic of the star. Find out what else Leto wrote on his blog about this video tribute ... after the jump.
- "I shot a short piece of film when I heard they were making a film celebrating his life. I made it to explore the character and explore creative possibilities. I never sent it to the studio or to anyone but thought Iâ€™d share it now."
The Curious Case Of Jared Leto And The Hilarious Hat - Jan 16, 2011
Jared Leto Rocks The House In Vegas To Ring In The New Year - Jan 03, 2011
Jared Leto Gives Us The Hand - Dec 29, 2010
This Certainly Brings Out His Baby Blues - Dec 01, 2010
Jared Leto Tweets Shirtless Picture, Reminds Us How Hot He Is - Oct 23, 2010