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Island Records’ Shawn Mendes, who continues to dominates charts around the world with“I Know What You Did Last Summer,” his RIAA platinum single with Camila Cabello of Fifth Harmony, and “Stitches” his 4x-platinum smash that spent two weeks at #1 on the UK singles chart – has kicked off the new year by selling-out all 38 dates of theShawn Mendes World Tour 2016 across Europe and North America in record time, within minutes of going on sale. Additional dates (including a second London Eventim Apollo show) and tickets were added in select markets due to the high demand, and the tour’s finale Air Canada center show has been announced to go on sale on February 13th, with fan presales starting today! Shawn will celebrate his sold-out tour with a return visit to the Ellen DeGeneres Show on February 16th.

  • Underscoring Shawn’s UK popularity, check out his stunning acoustic cover of Alessia Cara’s“Here”on BBC Radio 1’s Live Lounge.

The Shawn Mendes World Tour 2016 starts in Europe with 12 shows in April-May.  The tour arrives in North America with 26 dates starting on July 15th at Mizner Amphitheater in Boca Raton, FL, through August 21st in Toronto. For Shawn’s August 21st homecoming date at Air Canada Center in Toronto, Fan Club and American Express® pre-sales started today, and regular on-sale begins this weekend. (Please see full itinerary below.)  To kick off the entire tour, Shawn will play his biggest New York City concert to date, headlining Radio City Music Hall on Saturday, March 5th, which sold-out in under 5 minutes when tickets went on-sale this past fall.

Shawn was nominated as Favorite New Artist for Nickelodeon’s 29th Annual Kids’ Choice Awards.  In addition, Shawn picked up four nominations for Canada’s prestigious JUNO Awards, including Artist Of the Year, Album Of the Year, Pop Album Of the Year, and the Juno Fan Choice Award.  Previously, Shawn won the MTV EMA for Best New Artist; and the People’s Choice Award for Favorite Breakout Artist.

Shawn’s platinum debut album Handwritten, now with a total of over 2 million global adjusted sales, entered Soundscan at #1 last year, making him the youngest artist in five years to chart a #1 album on the Billboard 200.  “IKWYDLS” follows up Shawn’s run of consecu­tive hit singles “Life of The Party” (RIAA platinum), “Something Big” (RIAA platinum), and “Stitches” (RIAA 4x-platinum). “Stitches” went to #1 on US Pop and Hot AC radio, and became a certified airplay and sales smash around the world.  In addition to topping the UK national chart this week, “Stitches” has hit #1 on iTunes in over 20 markets, and reached Top 5 on the Global Spotify chart.

Shawn Mendes socials:

VEVO Views: over 493 million

Vine Followers: over 4.5 million

Twitter Followers: over 5.5 million

Instagram Followers: over 7.8 million

Facebook Likes: over 3.6 million


 Date                City                                   Venue                              

Mar.     5          New York, NY                 Radio City Music Hall

Apr.     16        Cologne, Germany            E-Werk

17        Amsterdam, Netherlands  Paradiso

19        Copenhagen, Denmark     Falconer Salen

21        Stockholm, Sweden          Arenan Fryshuset

22        Oslo, Norway                    Sentrum Scene

24        Berlin, Germany                Huxleys

27        Milan, Italy                       Fabrique

29        Madrid, Spain                   Barclaycard Center

May     2          Paris, France                      Olympia

5          London, England              Eventim Apollo

6          London, England              Eventim Apollo

8          Lisbon, Portugal                Sala Tejo   / Meo Arena

July      15        Boca Raton FL                 Mizner Amphitheater

16        St. Augustine, FL             St. Augustine Amphitheater

17        Atlanta, GA                      Fox Theatre

19        San Antonio TX                Freeman Coliseum

20        Grand Prairie TX              Verizon Theater

22        Phoenix AZ                       Comerica Theatre

23        San Diego, CA                  Cal Coast Credit Union Open Air Theatre

24        San Jose, CA                     Event Center at SJSU

26        Seattle, WA                      WaMu

27        Vancouver, B.C.               Vancouver Civic Theatres’ Orpheum

30        Salt Lake City, UT            The Great Saltair

31        Denver, CO                       1STBANK Center

Aug.    2          St. Paul, MN                     Roy Wilkins Auditorium

4          West Allis, WI                  WI State Fair

5          Chicago, IL                    Rosemont Theatre

6          St. Louis, MO                   Fabulous Fox Theatre

7          Nashville, TN                    The Woods at Fontanel

10        Detroit, MI                        Fox Theatre

12        Baltimore MD                   Pier Six Pavilion

13        Hamburg, NY                   Erie County Fair

14        Philadelphia, PA               The Mann

16        W. Long Branch, NJ         The Mac Center at Monmouth U.

17        Lowell, MA                      Tsongas Center at UMass Lowell

19        Uncasville, CT                  Mohegan Sun

20        Hershey, PA                      Hersheypark Stadium (Show of the Summer Festival)

21        Toronto, Ont.                    Air Canada Centre