Shawn Mendes

Shawn Mendes

Who would've thought a small-town boy from Pickering, Ontario could become a megastar by posting 6-second video clips to Vine? Shawn Mendes is now one of the biggest up-and-coming names in pop, boasting a range of chart smashing hits.


  • Best Canadian Act

  • Best Male

  • Best Pop

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Video: Treat You Better

Fun Facts

From: Pickering, Ontario, Canada

Debut: 'Handwritten’ (2015)

Biggest Hit: 'Stitches' (2015)

Fun Fact: Shawn was discovered after posting popular covers on Vine.

EMA Nominations: Best Push/ Best New Act/ Best Canadian Act 2015

EMA Wins: Best Push/ Best New Act 2015

Why MTV Loves Him: He’s a lovable small-town boy with a heart big enough to fit all his fans!