Jon Cozart is a very talented American YouTube star and singer who took the streets of social media by storm with the way he superbly shows off his incredible musical prowess on YouTube and other platforms. Having had a knack for making music from a very young age, he succeeded in developing his abilities and has made a name for himself with his showmanship over the years.
Also a comedian, Jon Cozart is known for his ability to crack people up with his very humorous utterances and video creations on YouTube. His devotion to his craft has eventually made him very big on social media; he now has millions of subscribers on YouTube plus hundreds of thousands of followers on other platforms.
Jon Cozart Bio & Age
Jon Cozart was born on the 26th day of the month of April in the year 1992. The YouTube star was born in Little Rock, the capital city of the state of Arkansas, USA and spent some of his early days there. However, when he was six years old, he and his family relocated to Houston, Texas. It is noteworthy that even though everyone now calls him Jon Cozart, his full birth name is actually Jonathan Charles Cozart. Lots of people also know him by his nickname, “Paint”.
The identity of Jon Cozart’s parents has not been revealed just yet. We know that he has three siblings; 2 brothers and a sister. However, their identities also still remain vague. Jon Cozart had a great childhood and has often talked about how supportive his parents were of his drive to learn a lot about music. He took piano lessons as a child and showed very serious interest in making music a career.
Growing up, Jon Cozart attended the Cypress Creek High School, a secondary public school located in Harris County, Texas. He graduated from high school in 2011. Following his graduation from high school, he moved to Austin, where he studied film at the University of Texas.
Jon Cozart started making YouTube videos while still in middle school. His YouTube channel ‘Paint’ was gifted to him by his brother who created it on December 27, 2005. Jon who was very excited by the channel started making musical videos immediately and soon caught some attention online.
The YouTube star’s career gained strength while he was in middle school after he started making videos as a way to avoid writing papers. According to sources, he offered to make videos instead of writing the papers and ended up becoming very good at the art. When he started attending high school, he did the same thing and used it to pass through school.
Jon Cozart finally got his big break on YouTube after he posted a music video titled Harry Potter in 99 Seconds on July 17, 2011. The video became very big and went viral around social media mainly because the movie series Harry Potter was making a lot of waves at the time. The video launched Jon Cozart into worldwide fame as it was shared by millions of people who watched it. In fact, as of May 2019, the video had 46 million views.
Following the success of his video Harry Potter in 99 Seconds, Jon started growing his YouTube some more by creating Disney parody videos. He would place Disney Princesses into modern circumstances and then supply music to the video with smooth a cappella layering of his own voice. The video creations worked like magic as more and more people picked interest in his YouTube channel, pouring in there to watch his videos.
Jon Cozart released a video called Ever After in 2013. The video blew up and attracted a lot of attention. He released two more After Ever After videos in 2014 and 2018, creating a lot of buzz each time. In all the videos, he is seen singing a cappella songs and lacing them with strong lyrics. Today, he is one very successful YouTube star with 4.6 million subscribers.
Apart from his work on YouTube, Jon has also performed at live shows. In 2015, he organized and performed at his own one-man show called Laughter Ever After. The show held at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival and was praised and well-reviewed by fans.
Jon Cozart Height
Jon Cozart is a handsome man and his fans especially the female ones really love him for this. He is slim, blonde and flexible, a smooth combination that has made him a ‘ladies’ man’.
The YouTube personality now stands at 5 feet 7 inches or 170 cm height. In addition to this, he is reported to weigh about 61 kg or 134.5 pounds.
Is He Gay? If Not, Who is The Girlfriend?
There have been lots of speculations that Jon Cozart is gay. Many of his fans started spreading the rumors mainly because he has not been in steady romantic relationships with girls over the years. However, Jon finally cleared the air on June 15, 2017, when he announced that he was neither gay nor completely straight but that he is a bisexual man.
At the moment there is no evidence to show that Jon is in a relationship with anyone. He has once been in a relationship with a blogger called Shannon Barry. The pair reportedly dated between 2014 and 2015. Their relationship was a known affair as they shared photos of each other online and professing love for each other. However, they are no more together.