Bio: Shawn Mendes (born Shawn Peter Raul Mendes on August 8, 1998 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada) is a Canadian singer-songwriter. He became active in 2013 after posting song covers on Vine. He was noticed by a record label in 2014, and subsequently signed a deal with them. He released an EP, The Shawn Mendes EP, in 2014, and a studio album titled Handwritten in 2015. He released his second full-length album Illuminate in 2016.
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Shawn Mendes is best known for his hit song “Stitches.”
In the past, Shawn was rumored to be dating Camila Cabello of the band Fifth Harmony.
Ahead of his new EP, Shawn Hook stopped by HollywoodLife.com to tell us how he brought Vanessa Hudgens out of hiding, what it was like to go from trombone playing in a cover band to international pop stardom, and a crazy story about Shawn Mendes doing him a solid once.
Shawn Mendes finally dropped a new single today, April 20, and it was worth the wait. If you’ve been waiting for new music from Shawn you can actually dance to, you’re in for a treat! LISTEN to the funky new jam ‘There’s Nothing Holdin’ Me Back’ right here!
Boy, they sure make ’em good up in Canada. One of the country’s hottest singers, Shawn Mendes, totally blew audiences away at the 2017 JUNO Awards with his hit song, ‘Mercy’. Read all about his incredible live performance, right here!