Shawn Mendes is one of my favourite artists. He is so talented: He has an amazing voice, writes incredible lyrics and don't forget to mention how good-looking he is.

Soon, his third album will be released, so I decided to write an article with 15 facts about him, so you can get to know him, if you haven't heard of him yet, or just to get to know him better, if you already are a fan.


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His birthday is the 8th August 1998, so today he is 19 years old, still very young but already so successful.


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He was born and raised in Canada, in Pickering, which is close to Toronto.


His full name is Shawn Peter Raul Mendes.


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He already released two albums, Handwritten (2015) and Illuminate (2016) .


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He became famous singing on the App Vine, where he gained 3.8 Million Followers, which ended with him releasing Something Big and afterwards really becoming big in the industry.


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He has a little sister named Aaliyah Mendes, who has an Instagram account named @aaliyahmende.s. She is 14 years old.


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Shawn Mendes himself also has an instagram account, with 29 Million Followers!


His father is Portuguese and Shawn knows a little bit of Portuguese vocabulary.


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Island Records made him sign a contract when he was only 15 years old.


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He says his music is influenced by Ed Sheeran, John Mayer, Justin Timberlake and Bruno Mars.


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He once claimed, that he had a girlfriend for two years, whom he wrote a lot of songs about. He never had a public girlfriend and also now, he is single. Rumors were going around that he and Camilla Cabello had a thing, while they were singing the song I Know What You Did Last Summer together, but those don't seem to be true.


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He's got five tattoos, all with a meaning behind them. The one on the picture is a guitar, made out of the Toronto skyline and Canadian trees. It also consists the audio waves of his family saying _"I love you." Isn't this the cutest thing on earth?


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He collected guitars for some years, so a lot have come together. He seriously owns about 35-40 guitars, can you imagine?!


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Well, we all know he is the celebrity crush of many girls, but he himself also has some celebrity crushes: Rachel McAdams, Sophia Bush, Scarlett Johansson and Emma Watson.


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Before becoming a singer, he was also interested in acting. His acting debut was a role in the series The 100.

This sums up the list of 15 Facts about him.
I also wrote an article about my other celebrity crush, Dylan O'Brien, which you could check out, if you like.

I also have a collection of good-looking boys, including Shawn Mendes for sure.