Shawn Peter Raul Mendes, known by his stage name Shawn Mendes is a 23 year old Canadian-born singer who started his career as a singer. YouTuber who sang songs belonging to top singers at that time. Mendes released single The first one is entitled “Life of the Party” in 2014. 8 years have passed, Shawn Mendes has managed to get many awards in prestigious world events such as MTV Awards and Juno Award.
Mendes has also released 4 albums and several single within that time span. The young singer also has quite a lot of fans around the world who are known as Mendes Army. In Indonesia alone, this handsome young man has quite a lot of fans from various backgrounds and ages.
If you are one of these fans, here are 3 Shawn Mendes songs that you must listen to!
1. In My Blood
In My Blood is the first song that the Mendes Army must know. This song is included in Shawn Mendes’ third album entitled SHAWN MENDES. This song tells the story of the singer’s life who went through a dark period in his life, it is undeniable that the young man had thought of giving up but like the title of the song, giving up did not move in his blood. Shawn also once said that In My Blood is one of the songs that is quite difficult to sing live because he feels that this song is very emotional for him. For those of you who are almost giving up, let’s listen to this one Shawn Mendes song and absorb the lyrics!
2. Never be Alone
The next song is Never be Alone which is one of the songs from his first album with the title Handwritten. In this song, Shawn wants to say that we (Mendes Army) are not alone because Shawn will always be with us. This was written by him in the lyrics of the song such as “You’ll never be alone, when you miss me close your eyes, I may be far but never gone” which means that we are never alone because when we miss his presence, we simply close our eyes, he is far away but never lost. With melodious music, this song is perfect to listen to when we are feeling sad and alone in this world.
3. Look Up at The Stars
If Never be Alone is a song reminiscent of Mendes Army that they own Shawn, then Look Up at The Stars is a song that Shawn dedicated to his fans. In the song on his latest album entitled Wonder this tells about how grateful Shawn Mendes is for having the Mendes Army who was always there for him. Mendes even used the word Angels to mention his fans on the song. He said that he feels lucky to have Mendes Army in his life, he will never be alone. Look Up at The Stars starting with a soft piano playing by Shawn himself, the rhythm of the music increases but still sounds soothing.
Those are the three songs that Shawn Mendes fans must know and listen to, especially for new fans who are confused about what song to listen to.
Shawn Mendes is going on a world tour starting on June 27, 2022. There is no tour schedule for Asia including Indonesia yet, but many rumors say that he will release an Asian tour schedule. Mendes Army Indonesia should start to prepare itself if at any time the schedule of concerts in Indonesia is announced.