Shawn Mendes battles with anxietyShawn Mendes has come clean about his anxiety issues, revealing he undergoes therapy sessions to stay on top of his mental health issues.
This 19-year-old boy-wonder is another singer/songwriter that is coming from Canada.
Mendes learned to play guitar all by himself when he was 13 years old, by watching YouTube videos. Mendes started to post his own videos of cover songs. He managed to have millions of views, and became an internet sensation.
The Island Records record label approached him in 2014, and he signed a deal with them. In the same year, Mendes released his first single Life of the Party, that was such a hit, that Mendes became the youngest singer to debut in the top 25 on the US Billboard Hot 100.
Mendes appeared as a guest artist on The Vamps' debut album Meet the Vamps and on Austin Mahone's debut EP Extended Play in 2013.
Shawn Mendes released his first album Handwritten in 2015. The same year, Mendes opened for Taylor Swift, during 1989 World Tour in North America. In 2016, Mendes released his second album Illuminate.
That kind of living is taking its toll on the young musician, as he is suffering from the anxiety attacks. Find out all about it in the video above!