Shawn Mendes Tickets
Shawn Mendes is one of the biggest musical acts in the music industry today. This multi-award-winning Canadian singer and songwriter makes music in a variety of genres, including pop, pop rock, folk pop and acoustic pop. Hit singles such as “Stitches,” “Mercy,” “Life of the Party,” “I Know What You Did Last Summer” and “Treat You Better” have made him an international pop sensation. If you are looking for tickets to attend his upcoming concert, then Shawn Mendes tickets are available here.
Born in Toronto, Ontario, Shawn Mendes is a singer and songwriter who performs mainly in the pop and folk pop genres. He initially attracted attention after he started posing covers of various famous songs on a video sharing application called Vine. Soon he caught the attention of Island Records A&R and landed a recording deal. In June 2014, Mendes released his first single with the label, called “Life of the Party” and became the youngest singer to debut in the Top 25 on the US Billboard Hot 100.
Mendes’ debut EP peaked at number five on the Billboard 200 and sold more than 48,000 copies in the first week of its release. Following this, the young artist released his full-length album called, Handwritten. This musical masterpiece debuted at number one on the Billboard 200, with album sales amounting up to 106,000 in the first week. The single from this album, called “Stitches” peaked at number four and was his first top 10 single in the US.
Soon, Mendes was going places. In 2015, he opened for Taylor Swift during her mega successful 1989 World Tour in North America. The young artist was everywhere. He made it to Time Magazine’s list for The 25 Most Influential Teens in 2014 and 2015 and he also appeared on a list by Forbes in 2016 for “30 Under 30”.
In June 2016, Mendes released the lead single “Treat You Better” from his second studio album, called Illuminate. The single reached top 10 on the UK Singles Chart and Billboard Hot 100. The album debuted at number one on the US Billboard 200. In April of 2017, Shawn Mendes began touring for his latest album.
Awards and Accolades for Shawn Mendes
In his short yet highly successful career so far, Mendes has won 23 awards and has been nominated a total of 83 times. Among these are Teen Choice Awards, American Music Awards, Juno Awards, MTV Europe Music Awards, People’s Choice Award, Shorty Awards, Streamy Awards, Radio Disney Music Awards, Canadian Radio Music Awards, Billboard Music Awards and many others. His songs “Stitches” and “Treat You Better” are the ones that have gotten him the most awards and nominations.
In order to promote Illuminate, Shawn Mendes announced to headline The Illuminate World Tour. Charlie Puth will be the opening act for the North American leg of the tour.
This 25-year old star from Rumson, New Jersey, is a singer, songwriter and record producer. He shot to fame with his 2015 song “See You Again” with Wiz Khalifa. The song was written for the movie, Furious 7, as a tribute to Paul Walker.
Initially, Puth was exposed to fame through viral success of his song videos uploaded on YouTube. His debut single, “Marvin Gaye” featuring vocals from Meghan Trainor, topped the charts in Ireland, UK and New Zealand. In January 2016, Puth released his debut studio album, titled, Nine Track Mind, which was preceded by chart topping singles such as “We Don’t Talk Anymore” and “One Call Away”.
In April of 2017, the rising star released the lead single “Attention” from his new album Voice Notes.
Awards and Accolades for Charlie Puth
Even though the singer has been in the industry for a short amount of time, he has been nominated for and won several prestigious awards. He won the Teen Choice Award for R&B/Hip-Hop Songs and TV or Movie Song for “See You Again”. This song also won the Critics Choice Movie Award for Best Song and was nominated for the Best Lyrics Award at the iHeartRadio Music Awards. In addition to all these, Puth has been nominated for three Grammy Awards in 2016, including Song of the Year, Best Pop Duo/Group Performance and Best Song Written for Visual Media, all for “See You Again”.
Shawn Mendes in 2017
Shawn Mendes will be headlining The Illuminate World Tour in 2017. Mendes and Puth are two artists that are young and energetic, appealing to a wide range of younger audiences. The extent of their fame is evidenced by the fact that Shawn Mendes & Charlie Puth tickets sell out really fast after they go on sale.