Shawn Mendes is a Canadian singer, songwriter, and model with one of the highest success graphs in the music industry. Twenty years old, Shawn has already released three albums and has done three tours. He gained popularity after he started posting 6 to 30 seconds covers of songs (mostly by Ed Sheeran and Justin Bieber) on the Vine app. One of his recent achievements is singing at the birthday celebration of Queen of England.
Songs from all three of his albums– Handwritten (Stitches), Illuminate (Treat You Better, There’s Nothing Holding Me Back) and self-titled Shawn Mendes (In My Blood) have reached Top-10 in various countries and have broken various records. He has given his voice as Jake to Metegol that came out in 2013. Shawn has also signed and advertised for Emporio Armani. His latest advertisement photo-shoot with Calvin Klien broke the internet.
Early life and Personals
Shawn was born in Toronto, Canada to Karen Mendes and Manuel Mendes- both have their successful business. He has a younger sister, Aaliyah Mendes. He is said to be very possessive about his sister and shares a great bond with the family. He completed his High School in June 2016. Shawn has been single for a while now but admits that it is his age to mingle around and ‘have fun’.
Shawn has stated that he had suffered from anxiety disorder about which he has talked in his song ‘In My Blood’ from his latest album that released in 2018. He talks about his sexuality that he is straight against the rumors of him being gay. He also argues that it shouldn’t have really mattered if he was or was not gay.
Philanthropy and Religious Beliefs
Mendes has done a lot of charity and causes workings in the US. The campaign “Notes From Shawn” that was inspired by his song, Life of the Party, was a successful hit. He has helped in collecting charity of over $50,000 and has donated more than $100,000 to help with the aftermaths of the earthquake in the Mexico City in September 2017. He was raised in a religious family and is said to wear a cross that his grandmother had gifted her.
He was mentioned in the Times list of Top 100 most influential people in the year 2018. Shawn Mendes has been nominated for many awards. He has won 13 Society of Composers, Authors, and Music Publishers of Canada (SOCAN) awards, two American Music Awards, eight iHeartRadio Much Music Video Awards, the Allan Slaight Honour from Canada’s Walk of Fame, three BMI Awards, and eight Juno Awards. He has also been nominated for two Grammy Awards.
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