How much is Shawn Mendes worth? $22 million
How did Shawn Mendes earn his money and wealth?
Shawn Peter Raul Mendes was born on August 8, 1998, to mother Karen who is a real estate agent and father Manuel Mendes, a businessman in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. He did his schooling at Pine Ridge Secondary School in Pickering, Ontario. He is a 19-year old Canadian Singer and songwriter. As of 2018, Shawn Mendes’ net worth is $12 million.
In 2012 when Mendes was 13, he watched tutorial videos on YouTube and learned to play the guitar and in the duration of less than a year, he began to post cover videos on a social media application by name Vine in the year 2013. This helped him gain fame and he hit millions of views and also gained followers in huge numbers within a short period of time. Till August 2014, he became the third most followed person on Vine. Andrew Gertler discovered him in 2013 and brought him to ‘Island Records’ in the following year in January 2014.
His first single was named “Life of the Party” and was released in the year2014 on July 12th. Mendes was an active member of the Magcon Tour with a large following on social media. In the month of July, he released his debut major label EP, prior to which he was also going for the nationwide tour with his friend Austin Mahone as an opening act and this act was peaked at number five on the U.S billboard 200, selling around 48,000 copies in its first week. “Oh, Cecilia” was released on 5th September 2014, featuring Mendes as the fifth single from The Vamps debut album “Meet the Vamps”. Mendes made his acting debut on 21st January 2016 in “The CW’s The 100” third season premiere.
“In My Blood” was released on 22nd March 2018, in which he was the lead single for his upcoming third studio album and followed up the second single on 23rd March. To create positive reviews of his songwriting, he Self-titled the studio album with particular praise and artistic growth on 25th May 2018, which had set a number on the U.S billboard 200. On the 30th annual day of his studio, Mendes released his second album “Treat You Better”, which illuminated his artist feature in the year 2016.
Shawn Mendes is a second youngest artist next to Justin Bieber, as a pop and folk-pop singer at times. In one of his interview, he mentioned that his second album has inspired too many great people like Timberlake, Kings of Leon, Kanye West and Daniel Caesar. Mendes had set his career with a lot of struggles and with an anxiety disorder which disclosed publicly through “In My Blood”, a track from his third album.
Which are the highest grossing works of Shawn Mendes?
- Pencils of Promise (2015)-$25 Million,
- Black Panther (2017) – $630.9 Million.
- Illuminate World Tour (2016) – $32 Million.
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