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Shawn Mendes Age, Net Worth, Height, Weight, Girlfriend, Family and More

Shawn Mendes (2020)

Who is Shawn Mendes?

Shawn Mendes is a Canadian singer and songwriter who is best known for his iconic singles “In My Blood,” “Treat You Better”, “Stitches”, “Mercy” and “There’s Nothing Holdin’ Me Back”. Mendes was listed by Time as one of the 100 Most Influential People in the world in 2018.

Born on 8th August 1998, Mendes was born and raised in his hometown Pickering, Ontario, Canada.

With an English and Portuguese family background, the struggling star went from suffering to have successful auditions to becoming a superstar with his breakthrough cover videos on the social video app Vine, including Justin Bieber’s “As Long as You Love Me”, which gained him millions of followers. He came to the public’s eye in 2013 after he appeared as one of the 9 boys from the original Magcon {Og9}, a famous Vine group that consisted of stars like Cameron Dallas.

By 2014, he was the third most-followed musician on Vine.

Childhood – Family

Shawn Mendes was born as the son of Manuel Mendes, a Portuguese businessman, and Karen Mendes, an English real estate agent. He is survived by his younger sister Aaliyah Mendes.

According to Wikipedia, Mendes went to Pine Ridge Secondary School. Although he had to leave high school to go on tour, Mendes continued taking online courses and eventually graduated in 2016. Due to a busy career in the music industry and brand endorsements, he didn’t attend college. However, he revealed his desire to attend the University of Toronto because it looks like Hogwarts.

At the age of 14, Mendes taught himself the skill of playing guitar through YouTube videos.

Real Name/Full Name Shawn Peter Raul Mendes
Age22 years old (2021)
Date of Birth8th August 1998
ProfessionSinger, Songwriter
High SchoolPine Ridge Secondary School
CollegeNot attended
HometownPickering, Ontario, Canada
EthnicityPortuguese-English
NationalityCanadian
ReligionChristianity
Debut SingleLife of the Party
Debut AlbumHandwritten
Parents | Siblings 
FatherManuel Mendes
MotherKaren Mendes
BrothersN/A
SistersAaliyah Mendes
Birthday | Zodiac Sign 
Birthday8 August
Birth Year1998
Birth PlacePickering, Ontario, Canada
Zodiac SignLeo

Career – Works

Shawn Mendes’ career took a turning point in 2013 after artist manager Andrew Gertler discovered Mendes online and brought him to Island Records, where the singer officially signed in May 2014.

His debut single “Life of the Party”, making him the youngest to debut in the top 25 on the US Billboard Hot 100. He became an all-time music sensation after he launched his debut studio album Handwritten” in 2015, and its single “Stitches” reached the top 10 in the U.S., U.K. and Canada.

He rocked the top charts with his hit singles “Treat You Better”, “There’s Nothing Holdin’ Me Back” and “In My Blood”.

In 2019, his popular singles “If I Can’t Have You” and “Señorita” reached the top of the US Billboard Hot 100.

Shawn has won a total of 117 awards throughout his career, including 3 Grammy nominations.

Body Measurements

According to his date of birth, Shawn Mendes is 22 years old in 2021. His zodiac sign is Leo.

With a quite muscular body, Shawn currently weighs 83 kilograms or 183 pounds, and he stands at the height of approximately 6 feet and 1 inch or 185 centimeters. Having brown hair and dark brown eyes make Mendes more attractive and handsome for modeling and brand endorsement.

When asked if he is vegan, Mendes replied “I was actually really thinking about that. It’d be hard to transition into that”. So, he is probably a vegetarian diet follower.

Weight | Height | Body Measurements 
Weight83 kg in Kilograms
183 lbs in Pounds
Height6'1" in feet and inches
185 cm in centimeters
Hair ColorBrown
Eye Color Dark Brown
DimpleNone
Biceps Size14 inches (36 cm)
Chest Size38 inches (97 cm)
Waist Size31 inches (79 cm)
Hips Size30 inches (76 cm)
Shoe Size11 (US)
DietVegetarian
Sexual OrientationStraight

Net Worth

As of 2019, Mendes became the youngest entertainer on the Forbes Celebrity 100 list, outpacing Kylie Jenner from her two-year reign as the youngest from the list with $170 million. Mendes has endorsement deals with top brands like Calvin Klein. He grossed a total of $87 million on tour in 2019.

According to Forbes, Shawn Mendes has an estimated net worth of $54.5 million.

Net Worth: 2018 – 2021 
IncomeMusic, Brand Endorsement
Net Worth in 2018$4 million
Net Worth in 2019$40 million
Net Worth in 202054.5 million
Net Worth in 2021To Be Updated

Dating Life – Girlfriend

Shawn Mendes dated his first girlfriend Lauren Arendse before he was famous. He mentioned in a 2017 Q&A: “I actually had a girlfriend for two years and so I wrote songs about her.”

Mended was rumored to be dating American model Hailey Balwin after they were spotted walking together at the 2018 Met Gala. Fans speculated that the duo enjoyed each other’s company after they were seen hugging or holding hands. Mendes told E! News that he was, in fact, single.

Eventually, Hailey became engaged to Justin Bieber, whom she ultimately married.

Who is Shawn Mendes Dating in 2021?

Shawn Mendes is currently dating Camila Cabello in 2021, they have been dating since July 2019. Shawn called Camila his “favorite person in the whole world”. The duo united to release their chemistry-filled anthem “Señorita”, which reached the top of the Billboard Hot 100.

After Cabello’s breakup with her boyfriend Matthew Hussey, Mendes and Cabello’s relationship remained to look strong publicly. During the coronavirus outbreak, the couple is quarantining together. They also talked about re-watching Harry Potter’s whole film series.

Shawn Mendes: In Wonder

On November 23, 2020, his Netflix documentary, Shawn Mendes: In Wonder was released. Most notably, Mendes dedicated all the songs he had written in the documentary to Camila.

Ex-GirlfriendLauren Arendse (2014 – 2017)
New GirlfriendCamila Cabello (2019 – Present)
WifeN/A
Marital StatusUnmarried
KidsN/A

10 Facts Only Shawn Mendes Fans Know

  1. His full name is Shawn Peter Raul Mendes
  2. He was raised in a religious family
  3. As a child, Shawn said he wanted to become an actor
  4. He is the youngest singer since Justin Bieber to have a no.1 album
  5. He started his first YouTube channel in 2011
  6. Mendes secretly loves cooking
  7. He has almost 40 guitars
  8. He hates tomatoes and loves ladybugs
  9. He has 7 tattoos so far
  10. He has lost his wallet more than 10 times

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