Shawn Peter Raul Mendes is a Canadian singer and songwriter. He gained a following in 2013, posting song covers on the video-sharing application Vine. The following year, he caught the attention of artist manager Andrew Gertler and Island Records A&R Ziggy Chareton, which led to him signing a deal with the record label. Mendes's self-titled debut EP was released in 2014, followed by his debut studio album Handwritten in 2015. Handwritten debuted atop the US Billboard 200, making Mendes one of five artists ever to debut at number one before the age of 18. The single "Stitches" reached number one in the UK and the top 10 in the US and Canada. His second studio album Illuminate also debuted at number one in the US, with its singles "Treat You Better" and "There's Nothing Holdin' Me Back" reaching the top 10 in several countries. His self-titled third studio album was supported by the lead single "In My Blood".
|Born:||Shawn Peter Raul Mendes, August 8, 1998, Pickering, Ontario, Canada|
|Occupation:||Singer, songwriter, record producer|
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About Shawn Mendes
First gained recognition on YouTube and Vine through his affiliation with the popular Vine group Magcon Boys alongside Nash Grier, Cameron Dallas and others. He released his first single "Life of the Party" in June 2014. His self-titled debut EP reached number one on the iTunes charts in under 40 minutes upon being released in July 2014.
Shawn Mendes Before Fame
He created his popular YouTube channel in January 2011. He learned how to play the guitar through watching YouTube videos.
Achievement of Shawn Mendes
He won the Best Cover of A Great Big World's "Say Something" competition over more than 30 other YouTubers. In 2014, he won a Teen Choice Award for Most Popular Web Star in the music category.
Shawn Mendes Family Life
Associations of Shawn Mendes
He collaborated with Camila Cabello on the songs "I Know What You Did Last Summer" and "Señorita."
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- Canadian pop guitarists
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