Shawn, a male singer with a beautiful voice, was born in Canada on August 8th 1998 as Shawn Peter Raul Mendes. He started his career by posting cover songs in video-sharing application Vine since 2013. His videos has caught the eye of Andrew Gertler, a celebrity manager, and A&R Island Records Xiggy Chareton, which lead him to sign a recording contract with them.

He gained his popularity after releasing his single, Life of the Party, in June 2014. This single was so successful that it became a massive hit not only in Canada but also all over the world. He then released his debut EP a month later, which reached Number 1 on iTunes in 37 minutes. Because of his hit singles, Shawn has become the most successful solo singer.

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Complete Name  : Shawn Peter Raul Mendes
Place of birth      : Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Date of birth       : August 8th 1998
Occupation         : Singer and Song writer
Origin                 : Pickering, Ontario, Canada
Zodiac                : Leo
Father                 : Manuel Mendes
Occupation        : Business man
Mother               : Karen
Occupation        : Real Estate Agent
Genre                 : Pop
Record Label     : Island Record
Website              :

Some unique facts about Shawn Mendes:
  • He began his career through Video-sharing app Vine.
  • His father has a Portuguese heritage and his mom is a British.
  • He is a vegetarian.
  • He speaks three different languages
  • His favourite movie is Harry Potter.
  • He doesn’t drink alcohol.
  • He once performed Oh Cecilia in a duet with The Vamps.
  • He doesn’t drink coffee.
  • He is now studying in Pine Ridge Secondary School.
  • He is allergic to cashew nuts and mosquitos.
  • He thinks his complexion is too fair.
  • He used to wear a tooth brace.
  • Ed-Sheeran feels like he sees himself in Shawn Mendes.
  • Many people think that Shawn is the next Ed-Sheeran.
  • Ed-sheeran is Shawn’s tutor in music.
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