Shawn Mendes is a Canadian singer-songwriter who first gained popularity through his Vine videos and later signed with Island Records. He has released several albums throughout his career, each with its own unique sound and style.
Mendes’ debut album, ‘Handwritten’ was released in 2015 and featured hit singles like ‘Stitches’ and ‘Life of the Party’. The album showcased Mendes’ talent for pop songwriting and earned him critical acclaim, as well as a dedicated fan base.
His sophomore album, ‘Illuminate’ was released in 2016 and showcased a more mature sound for Mendes. The album featured hit singles like ‘Treat You Better’ and ‘Mercy’ and showcased Mendes’ growth as a songwriter and performer.
In 2018, Mendes released his self-titled third album, which was another commercial and critical success. The album showcased a more acoustic sound and featured hit singles like ‘In My Blood’ and ‘Lost in Japan’.
Mendes’ fourth album, ‘Wonder’ was released in 2020 and showcased yet another evolution in his sound. The album featured hit singles like ‘Wonder’ and ‘Monster’ which featured Justin Bieber, and showcased Mendes’ ability to blend pop and rock influences.
Overall, Shawn Mendes’ albums showcase his growth as a songwriter and performer, as well as his ability to adapt his sound to the changing musical landscape. His music continues to resonate with fans around the world and cement his status as one of the most popular pop artists of his generation.
– Riya Sohini