Shawn Mendes Biography
Shawn Peter Raul Mendes, popular known as Shawn Mendes, is a famous Canadian singer and songwriter, best known for his albums Stitches, Handwritten, Treat You Better, and Illuminate. He acquired recognition on YouTube and Vine through his affiliation with the popular Vine group Magcon Boys, alongside Nash Grier, Cameron Dallas. He released his first song titled Life of the Party in June 2014. His debut album was released in July 2014, and it was ranked number one on the iTunes charts in under 40 minutes.
Shawn Mendes Birthday and Age
Shawn was born on the 8th of August, 1998, in Pickering, Ontario, Canada. His birth sign is Leo.
Shawn Mendes Family
Shawn was born on the 8th of August, 1998, in Pickering, Ontario, Canada to both parents in the city of Pickering, Ontario, Canada. He is Karen, a real estate agent, and Manuel Mendes, a businessman who sells bar and restaurant supplies in Toronto. His father is from Portugal, whereas his mother is from England. He was raised alongside his younger sister named Aaliyah Mendes.
Shawn Mendes Height and Weight
Shawn has a height of 6 feet and 2 inches (1.88 meters) and weighs 80kg (176 lbs).
Shawn Mendes Marriage
Mendes is currently dating Camila Cabello since July 2019. Previously in 2017, he dated Hailey Bieber, and earlier on, he was with Tyler Swift and Chole Grace Moretz.
Shawn Mendes Children
Mendes has never disclosed any information regarding his children. It is, therefore, unknown whether he has any child or not. Moreover, the section is under review and shall be updated soon.
Shawn Mendes Education
Shawn attended Pine Ridge Secondary School in Ontario, Canada, where he graduated in 2016 and earned his certificate. While in high school, he played hockey and soccer, joined his high school glee club, and practiced his stage presence in acting lessons. In June 2016, Shawn audited for Disney Channel in Toronto.
Shawn Mendes Career
Shawn began his career by uploading cover song videos on YouTube. He posted Justin Bieber’s song, As Long as You Love me on Vine in 2013, which had over 10,000 like and massive followers on the following day. In November 2013, Shawn’s artist manager, Andrew Gertler, discovered his online work and brought him to Island Records.
He released his first debut single, Life of the party, ranked number 24 on the Billboard 100 in 2014. During the same year, Shawn released his debut album, The Shawn Mendes, ranked number 5 on the music charts. In 2015, he launched his full-length debut, Handwritten, which was number one in the United States of America and Canada.
During the World Tour with Tayler Swift, Shawn collaborated with Fifth Harmony’s Camila Cabella on the track, and I Know What You Did Last Summer. In September 2016, he launched his second album, Illuminate. In 2018, Menes released the songs In My Blood and Lost in Japan. In May 2019, he released his single, If I Can’t Have You, a track written by Dua Lipa. In June the same year, he released the video for Senorita in collaboration with Cabello.
Shawn Mendes Awards
- 18 Society Composers
- Authors and Music Publishers of Canada Awards
- 11 MTV Europe Music Awards
- 10 Juno Awards
- Eight iHeartRadio Music Video Awards
- Teen Choice Award
- 3 American Music Awards
- 2 MTV Video Music Awards
- Alla Slaight Honour from Canada’s Walk of Fame
- Nomination for three Granny Awards
Shawn Mendes Salary
Mendes receives an estimated salary of $2.06 million as of 2020 database records.
Shawn Mendes Net Worth
Mendes has an estimated net worth of $10 million as of 2021 database records. His primary source of income is his career as a singer and songwriter.