Jonathan “Jon” Lajoie is a Canadian comedian, actor, rapper, singer, musician and Internet celebrity from Montreal, Quebec. He gained fame mostly from his YouTube channel, “JonLajoie,” posting comedic original songs and comedy skits. Lajoie is also known for his role as Taco MacArthur on the FX comedy series The League.
Since 2003, Lajoie has portrayed an English-Canadian musician named Thomas Edison in Radio-Canada’s French-Canadian sitcom L’Auberge du chien noir. Lajoie began his career as a comedy musician in 2006. His performances include music, skits, and some stand-up comedy. Jon Lajoie has also released 2 studio albums.
Lajoie first became popular through the music video Everyday Normal Guy (1 and 2), in which he, in ironic contrast to typical rap songs, sings about his bland, run-of-the-mill daily activities and his peaceful nature.
Everyday Normal Guy