Shawn Mendes

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Pop Singer
Date of Birth August 8, 1998
Place of Birth Toronto, Canada
Age 22 years old
Horoscope Leo

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Shawn Mendes

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. He has since released three studio albums, headlined three world tours, and received several awards. Mendes released his self-titled debut EP and his debut studio album Handwritten, whose single "Stitches" reached number one in the United Kingdom and the top 10 in the United States and Canada. He then released his second studio album Illuminate, whose singles "Treat You Better" and "There's Nothing Holdin' Me Back" reached 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
Years active: 2013–present
Agent: Wilhelmina Models
Awards: Full list
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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.

Before Fame

He created his popular YouTube channel in January 2011. He learned how to play the guitar through watching YouTube videos.


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.

Family Life

He was born in Canada to Karen and Manuel Mendes. His sister Aaliyah had a lot of success on Vine as well. He began a relationship with Camila Cabello.


He collaborated with Camila Cabello on the songs "I Know What You Did Last Summer" and "Señorita."

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Latest information about Shawn Mendes updated on November 27, 2020.

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