Shawn Mendes

  • 30 July 2014

Date of birth

8th August, 1998

Occupation

Musician

Sex

Male

Camila Cabello's Butterflies

By Clive King in Music / Festivals on 10 January 2018

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Camila Cabello admits she has ''butterflies in her stomach'' over the release of her debut solo album 'Camila'.

Camila Cabello has ''butterflies in her stomach'' over the release of her debut solo album.

The 'Havana' hitmaker's self-titled LP is due out in just a couple of days time and she admits she's incredibly nervous for the release.

She wrote on Twitter: ''LISTENING TO MY ALBUM FOR THE LAST TIME TILL IT COMES OUT AND THE BUTTERFLIES IN MY STOMACH ARE HAVING A RAGE OMGOMGOMGOMGOMGOMGOMGOMG (sic)''

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Charlie Puth: I Have Newfound Confidence On Stage

By Clive King in Music / Festivals on 20 December 2017

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Chart-topping singer Charlie Puth has claimed he has a ''newfound'' confidence on stage.

Charlie Puth has a ''newfound'' confidence on stage.

The chart-topping singer served as Shawn Mendes' opener for the Illuminate World Tour, and he says that experience has helped to boost his confidence.

He shared: ''I'm always going out on stage wondering if people are going to sing along with me.

Continue reading: Charlie Puth: I Have Newfound Confidence On Stage

Shawn Mendes Takes Home Four Prizes At 2017 MTV Europe Music Awards

By Holly Mosley in Music / Festivals on 13 November 2017

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Meanwhile, Eminem has no idea why he landed his Best Hip Hop award.

The 2017 MTV Europe Music Awards took place over the weekend, with some stellar performers and some very well-deserved award recipients. Shawn Mendes was the big winner of the night, taking home four gongs in total and playing his winning single 'There's Nothing Holdin' Me Back' live.

Image caption Shawn Mendes at the 2017 MTV EMAs

As well as landing Best Song for the third single of his number one second album 'Illuminate', the 19-year-old singer-songwriter also landed Best Artist, Biggest Fans and Best Canadian Act at the award ceremony last night (November 12th 2017), held at the SSE Wembley Arena in London. It appears he's the only nominee of the night to take home multiple awards.

Continue reading: Shawn Mendes Takes Home Four Prizes At 2017 MTV Europe Music Awards

Taylor Swift And Shawn Mendes Lead 2017 MTV EMA Nominations

By Holly Williams in Music / Festivals on 05 October 2017

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The popstars are looking at six and five awards respectively.

The nominations for the 2017 MTV Europe Music Awards are finally in, and it's Taylor Swift who has come out on top. It's unsurprising given her unapologetic return and the level of controversy she has caused with her latest hits. Shawn Mendes and Kendrick Lamar are also big nominees.

Image caption Taylor Swift at the CMA Awards

After dazzling fans with her new singles 'Look What You Made Me Do' and '...Ready For It?' from her highly anticipated new album 'Reputation' (out on November 10th 2017), Taylor Swift is looking at winning up to six awards at the MTV EMAs.

Continue reading: Taylor Swift And Shawn Mendes Lead 2017 MTV EMA Nominations

Shawn Mendes' Skin 'always Breaks Out' When He Goes On Tour

By Clive King in Music / Festivals on 10 August 2017

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Shawn Mendes' skin ''always breaks out'' when he goes on tour and it isn't until the middle of the tour the pimples begin to calm down because he is less stressed.

Shawn Mendes' skin ''always breaks out'' when he goes on tour.

The 19-year-old singer has admitted at the beginning of every string of musical concerts he goes on his face will be covered in spots because of stress.

Speaking to PEOPLE about his reaction to the intense schedule, he said: ''I'll always break out in the beginning of a tour because I'm always stressed trying to get things perfect.''

Continue reading: Shawn Mendes' Skin 'always Breaks Out' When He Goes On Tour

Shawn Mendes at the 2017 Capital Summertime Ball sponsored by Vodaphone held at Wembley Stadium - London, United Kingdom - Saturday 10th June 2017

Shawn Mendes at Capital's Summertime Ball held at the Wembley Stadium - London, United Kingdom - Saturday 10th June 2017

Shawn Mendes Performing at Manchester Arena as part of his UK tour - Manchester, United Kingdom - Friday 28th April 2017

Shawn Mendes seen playing the guitar and piano whilst on his UK tour. Shawn was performing at the SEC - Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom - Thursday 27th April 2017

Shawn Mendes in the press room for the iHeartRadio Music Awards 2017 held at The Forum - Los Angeles, California, United States - Monday 6th March 2017

Shawn Mendes: Songwriting's Like Love

By Clive King in Music / Festivals on 16 December 2016

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Shawn Mendes has compared songwriting to love, admitting putting pen to paper to create music is the ''next best thing''.

Shawn Mendes says songwriting is the ''best thing next to love''.

The 'Treat You Better' hitmaker has a whole host of self-penned songs to his name and he loves being able to express himself through his music.

Taking to Twitter, he wrote: ''Song writing is the best thing ever next to love! Thats why it coexists so easily with it! (sic)''

Continue reading: Shawn Mendes: Songwriting's Like Love

Olly Murs To Collaborate With Niall Horan?

By Clive King in Music / Festivals on 02 December 2016

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Olly Murs has admitted he'd like to collaborate with Niall Horan in the near future.

Olly Murs wants to record a song with Niall Horan.

The 'Troublemaker' singer has admitted he'd love to collaborate with the One Direction hunk is thinks their recording sessions will result in them talking about girls and football instead of getting their heads down and penning some tracks together.

Speaking to the Metro newspaper, Olly said: ''We'd probably spend all day talking about women, going out and football ... We'd forget about writing the songs! Niall knows where I am if he wants to go into the studio.''

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MTV EMAs: Justin Bieber Has A Big Night While Ed Sheeran And Nicki Minaj Also Pick Up Awards [Pictures]

By Stephanie Chase in Music / Festivals on 26 October 2015

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Justin Bieber picked up two awards last night and also performed single ‘What Do You Mean?’

Justin Bieber picked up two of the biggest awards at last night’s MTV Europe Music Awards in Milan. The singer, who has made a career comeback in recent months, was named both best male and best worldwide act: North America, also taking to the stage to perform hit single ‘What Do You Mean?’

Image caption Shawn Mendes has scored his first Number 1 album with his debut 'Handwritten'

Continue reading: Shawn Mendes Scores US Chart Topper With Debut Album 'Handwritten'

Ariana Grande, Jessie J And Iggy Azalea Hang Out Backstage At Y100's Jingle Ball 2014 [Photos]

By Holly Williams in Music / Festivals on 25 December 2014

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Pop sensations settled down for interviews as they prepared for their Jingle Ball concert.

As usual, the Y100 Jingle Ball was a pop explosion with some of 2014's biggest chart sensations giving it their all on this year's stage in Miami, Florida. Among which we saw Ariana Grande, Pharrell and Iggy Azalea - but what did they get up to backstage?


Ariana Grande and Jessie J at Y100's Jingle Ball 2014 Credit: John Parra at Getty Images Entertainment

'Miami's #1 Hit Music Station' Y100 hosted the perfect pre-Christmas concert on December 21st 2014 at the BB&T Center with this year seeing ultra sultry performances from the likes of Ariana Grande and Jessie J - who looked like serious besties as they hung out backstage, ever since they collaborated with Nicki Minaj on J's number one 'Bang Bang' earlier this year.

Continue reading: Ariana Grande, Jessie J And Iggy Azalea Hang Out Backstage At Y100's Jingle Ball 2014 [Photos]