Shawn Mendes

Shawn Peter Raul Mendes was born on August 8, 1998 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, to Karen, a real estate agent, and Manuel, a businessman. His father is of Portuguese descent and his mother is English. He has a sister, Aaliyah. Shawn was raised in Pickering. He first started posting cover videos on the social video app Vine in 2013 and picked up millions of followers in a matter of months, becoming well known for his six-second snippets of renditions of many popular songs. Andrew Gertler discovered Shawn online in January 2014, bringing him to Island Records where he eventually signed and released his first single Life of the Party in June 2014. He is the youngest artist to compose his own debut album in the top 25 with a debut song on the Billboard Hot 100, debuting at number 24 for the week ending July 12, 2014 at 15 years of age.

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The One Show (2015)
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The Late Late Show with James Corden (2015)
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The 100 (2014)
Guest starring as Macallan
Radio Disney Music Awards (2013)
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Alan Carr: Chatty Man (2009)
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The X Factor (2004)
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Billboard Music Awards (1989)
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Saturday Night Live (1975)
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