10 Things Every Shawn Mendes Fan Needs To Know About Him

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You know Shawn Mendes is from Toronto. He’s a Vine phenomenon. He first got noticed singing Justin Bieber, and today, he’s officially 17 years old.

But do you know what the first album he ever bought was? Or which two languages he’s currently learning? His celebrity crush? Find out more about the “Life Of The Party” below, and check out his debut album, Handwritten, here.

  1. The first album he ever bought was either Shania Twain or Miley Cyrus.

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    Shawn revealed his first album purchase to HonestBlue two years ago. “I’m pretty sure that a Shania Twain or Hannah Montana album was the first one I’ve ever bought,” he said.

  2. He hates tomatoes.

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    Shawn loves muffins, and “really, really hates tomatoes,” according to The Telegraph. Also, his favorite word is surreal, and he’s super self-conscious of his handwriting.

  3. He once helped Nick Jonas pick out his album cover.

    Just a typical day for these two dudes, pickin’ out album covers and stuff.

  4. He works out every day.


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    Shawn told US Magazine that he works out every day (and it shows, right?). He also revealed that he’s broken his phone screen over five times and once got a tweet back from The Rock.

  5. His celebrity crush is Rachel McAdams.

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    Teen.com asked Shawn who his celebrity crush was back in September. His response: “Rachel McAdams because she is a babe!” Can you blame him?

1/2 Cartoon, 1/2 Beyhive.