Mark Pontius is the drummer for top band Foster The People. FTP is best known for their song "Pumped Up Kicks" which reached the number one spot on Billboard's Alternative Songs chart. In addition, the band is enjoying a huge fan following which includes over 600,000 Facebook friends and over 90,000 Twitter followers, as well as sold out shows. Videos for their songs "Pumped Up Kicks" and "Helena Beat" have had a combined viewing of over 25 million. "Pumped Up Kicks" also finished second in a recent Rolling Stone readers' poll of the best songs of the summer and the song and band were nominated in two MTV Video Music Awards categories this year: Best Rock Video and Best New Artist. Most recently, Foster the People has been nominated for an American Music Award in the category of Sprint New Artist of the Year. Check out Mark's artist profile page here.