Watch: Shawn Mendes Is the "Life of the Party" on 'Trending 10'
In less than a year since he first started posting song covers to Vine, Toronto native Shawn Mendes has gained over 1.2 million Twitter followers, been signed to Island Records and debuted at #1 on iTunes with his first single, "Life of the Party."
The 15-year-old talent stopped by the Fuse studios to chat about his self-titled debut LP, dropping July 28 in the midst of his summer tour with fellow teen sensations Austin Mahone and Fifth Harmony. He also performed an exclusive live version of "Life of the Party," bringing his first original song to the Trending 10 stage. Channeling his acoustic origins, Mendes delivered a truly raw, one-of-a-kind experience for his studio audience of screaming fans.