Shawn Peter Raul Mendes popular as Shawn Mendes was born on the 8 of august, 1998 in Pickering, Ontario, Canada. His father Manuel Mendes who is originally from Lagos, Portugal, is a successful businessman and his mother Karen who is originally from London was a real estate agent. Shawn also has a younger sister named Aaliyah Mendes.
Shawn Mendes is considered one of the leading artists of the century, he is a multi-gifted 22 years old male who has made a name for himself as a singer, songwriter, and social media personality. Shawn also has a wide and strong public on social media platforms due to his activeness there; 64,7M followers on Instagram, 28,5M subscribers on youtube, 26,6M on Twitter, and 8,1 on TikTok.
Shawn Peter Raul Mendes was passionate about singing and acting since he was a child as he gave an audition for Disney Toronto. He also participated in several school plays and dramas in addition to his huge fan on the music app Vine. He finally decided in 2013 to choose music as a career and began to make songs.
In 2014 Shawn Mendes got a music deal and released his first single which was a huge hit, the following year he released ‟handwritten” his first studio album. Shawn is one of the artists who has got top rank in US Billboard 200. In 2016, this young man released his second album ‟illuminate” which also got top rank worldwide. Lately, Shawn Mendes released an album called ‟Wonder”, meanwhile, he concluded his many world tours. In 2017, he started modeling for several brands for instance: Armani, Calvin Klein, and so on.
Shawn Mendes was awarded several times during his career: In 2017 and 2018 he received American Music Award in the favorite Adult Contemporary Artist category for the song ‟himself”
Later in 2019 and 2020, Shawn got nominated three times for Grammy awards. Recently, in 2020 he received the Lockdown Awards and Ticketmaster awards in Digital chemistry: favorite Duet and touring milestones category.
Concerning Shawn ́s love life, he is now unmarried but he is in a serious relationship with the singer and actress Camilla Cabello, they are going to be engaged soon.
Shawn Mendes ́s occupations allowed him to reach a net worth that is estimated with more than $8M for now.