Jonathan Charles Cozart (born April 26, 1992) is an American YouTuber known by the YouTube channel name Paint. On February 13, 2010, he uploaded a video named “Share the Love (Original Ukelele),” which was his first video on the channel.


On the 8th July 2014, Jon hit 2 million subscribers. On October 5, 2014, he officially announced the launch of his second channel, paintchips. As of December 31, 2015, Jon has 3,173,130 subscribers on his first channel.

Rise to Fame

Jon became a bit more famous when he auditioned to be on Glee in 2012. He got very far in the process, but sadly did not succeed and never got to be on the show. He continued to make YouTube videos of him singing or vlogging. On July 17, 2011, he uploaded “Harry Potter in 99 seconds” which quickly went viral. This was the beginning of his YouTube fame.

Message from Jon Cozart

Hi there! I’m Jon Cozart and welcome to my channel, Paint! I make hilarious and informative music videos, usually acapella– basically I take stuff I love and make more stuff from that stuff, stuff like Disney movies, boy bands, Christmas, Harry Potter, you name it! Take a look around.