Shawn Mendes has teamed up with YouTube Music to share part of his emotional journey to stardom within the newest YouTube Artist Spotlight Story, out right now (Sept. 28).
The brief movie focuses on the 20-year-old musician's life main as much as the discharge of his self-titled third studio album, Shawn Mendes, in May of this 12 months.
"It was nearly doing it for enjoyable and posting movies,” Mendes remembers. “I wasn't dreaming about stadiums, or Grammys. I used to be dreaming of my pals being like, 'That's very cool. I really like that. You sounded nice.' I simply wished to be that man who sang and performed guitar on YouTube.”
Directed by vlogger and filmmaker Casey Neistat, the video seems again on the popstar's journey from importing YouTube movies in his Toronto dwelling to acting on the world’s largest phases. It consists of unique interviews with Mendes, together with intimate footage of his days on tour to indicate the younger artist's resilience and the way others can use YouTube to leverage their success.
Check out Shawn Mendes beneath.