We love love — especially when it comes to the love that Shawn Mendes and Camila Cabello share for one another. Camila is adorable in her jean shirt and pretty pose. She’s a beautiful woman, and pics like this bring out the best parts of her personality. Shawn knows what a wonderful woman she is, inside and out, and fans who have followed her career would surely agree. She never takes a bad shot.
Also on Saturday, Mendes, 21, posted on Instagram a photo of Cabello kissing his cheek as he wraps his arm around her. He captioned the photo with a black heart emoji. She responded with four pink heart and arrow emojis.
Earlier this month, Cabello, 22, revealed that their relationship has inspired her to write music specifically about Mendes. Camila flirts with Shawn on Instagram, calling him Shawnyboy, which is a nickname I shall be using henceforth.
Ever since Shawn Mendes and Camila Cabello released ‘ SeĂ±orita ‘ in July, they’ve transfixed fans with their romance. Shawn and Camila first met in 2014 and immediately became close friends. Since then, they’ve praised each other both on and off social media and, this year, they took their relationship to the next level. From photos of the two stars kissing and holding hands in public to hilarious prank videos , it’s safe to say that Shawmila are a couple and Shawmila is definitely real.
Pop music enthusiasts jumped for joy when Oscar-winning producer Mark Ronson revealed one of his latest collaborations: Find U Again” featuring Camila Cabello. It’s a match made in pop heaven; after all, he is the source of Uptown Funk, Shallow,” and Valerie,” and she is the woman behind last year’s Consequences” and Havana.” Now, “Find U Again”—written by Kevin Parker and Isley Juber—is a synth-pop jam, with lyrics that have a deeper meaning about the process of healing from heartbreak with new love. For fans of songs that make you dance your heart out while you cry your eyes out, Ronson and Cabello have done the trick, creating what can only be considered dance floor magic with this track.
There’s also her belief in love and wonderment and positivity that drew her to the role. Cabello is at a different place emotionally from where she was when her first album was coming together, having progressed from what she calls crushes from afar.” In her writing (she’s worked with such hitmakers as Amy Allen, the Monsters & Strangerz, Mattman & Robin, Ali Tamposi and frequent collaborator Dukes on songs in contention to make the next album), she’s no longer focusing on the past or an imaginary future but rather, now,” she says. Falling in love is like an infinite amount of levels and layers and angles. I fell in love and just opened up. Everything was written in present moment.” She stops short of offering a name.
That said, one has to wonder whether pouring out so much material has the opposite effect and fatigues fans come time to actually drop an album. Which, in this case, still looks like it’s coming.
When Shawn and Camila released the video, most people got the joke. Justin Bieber commented: “U guys are fuckin weird. And I like it sic.” However, it didn’t stop trolls from sending Shawn and Camila negative tweets. Billie Eilish even wrote “yiiikes” in reaction to it. During press for her new album Romance, Camila has continually said that the video was simply a “joke” , frustrated that people didn’t get it.
While Cabello and Mendes have played coy when asked about their romance in the past, they have recently started to open up. In the aforementioned Lorraine clip, the Havana” singer shared that she is so happy” in her relationship, adding that Mendes feels like home.” When Capital FM host Roman Kemp asked Cabello about Mendes on the Thursday, Oct. 3 episode of Capital Breakfast, she said she really, really loves him a lot.” And as Entertainment Tonight reported, when the question of what a Mendes and Cabello date entails came up at Mendes’ pre-concert Q&A session on Saturday, Oct. 5, he revealed that they grab coffee, get food, and watch movies.
Camila has a head full of long and lovely curls, and her smile is super cute. When Shawn sees his gal looking so good, he must pinch himself to prove he’s not dreaming. She’s happy to be herself and it shows in her radiance. Shawn picked a winner with this pretty lady.
Over the weekend, Cosmopolitan shared a story on Snapchat titled “Proof Shawn and Camila Are Broken Up”. Never one to let any bullshit slide, Camila took a screenshot of the story and posted it on her Instagram Story with the hilarious caption: “Well when the FUCK were you gonna tell me @shawnmendes.” And I oop. Shawn then officially ended the speculation by sharing a photo of him embracing Camila with a black heart emoji. Camila also commented with heart emojis.
At the same time, the ‘śIf I Can’t Have You’ť singer mocked the rumors in his own way on his Instagram feed. Mendes uploaded an adorable photo of himself and his girlfriend that shows him with his arm around her and Cabello is kissing his cheek. He captioned it with a simple black heart. Cabello commented a series of the heart and arrow emoji.
When a fan asked for advice on loving someone who doesn’t love them back, Shawn implied he’s loved Camila for years before they officially began dating.
She is one of music’s fastest rising stars and blew up due to her massive track ‘Havana’, which has been streamed over a whopping TWO BILLION TIMES worldwide and is Spotify’s most-streamed song EVER by a solo female artist.
Whilst Shawn has refrained from posting anything indicative of him and Camila’s budding romance, Camila has been posting some not so indirect messages about love, tweeting: “for me, it was always going to be about love” and a few weeks earlier, “I think you’re gonna change my plans”.
Cabello later returned to the stage sans costumes as she belted out her striking single Easy.” With her band obscured in the background, she still gave a theatrical performance with the focus on her in a silk gown with a mic.
Camila performed ‘Cry For Me’ and ‘Easy’ from her upcoming sophomore album on Saturday Night Live last night. Watch ‘Cry For Me’ performance HERE. Watch ‘Easy’ performance HERE.
Cabello and Mendes struck up a friendship while they were both on tour with Austin Mahone in 2014, and there have been romance rumors ever since. The gossip surrounding the singers potentially being more than just friends reached an all-time high this summer. Again, there have been rumblings about their relationship status for years, but the ball really got rolling when they released their duet “Señorita” (and its piping hot music video) on June, 21, 2019.
Cabello left Fifth Harmony at the end of 2016, and in May 2017 she released her first solo single, the pensive “Crying in the Club.” That summer, she opened for Bruno Mars on the North American leg of his 24K Magic Tour, and she released “Havana,” the steamy single that would become her first No. 1 on the Hot 100, in August. In December 2017, she released the dreamy “Never Be the Same” and the spare “Real Friends,” both of which appeared on her debut album Camila, which came out in January 2018. That was a huge year for Cabello, who went on her first solo tour, opened for Taylor Swift’s stadium-sized Reputation Tour and collaborated with dance-pop upstart Bazzi while also working on new music. She performed “Havana” in grand fashion at the 2019 Grammy Awards, and her sultry Shawn Mendes duet “Senorita” hit No. 1 on the Hot 100 that summer.
Camila has released her debut solo album, self-titled, CAMILA. Camila had described songs on the album to each have ‘special memories behind them’, and that it feels ‘emotional letting them go’ as it marks ‘the end of a chapter’ of her life. In addition to popular hits like Havana” and Never Be The Same,” Camila introduces a cohesive collection of songs that combines the elements of love, pain, and self-empowerment. Listen to CAMILA HERE.
Madonna’s performance, often referred to as the Marie Antoinette performance, became one of her most career-defining moments to date. Cabello isn’t the first pop star to reference Madonna , but Madonna wasn’t the first to reference this look either. She took inspiration from a film that came out two years before the award show, Dangerous Liaisons. The movie, based on the 18th-century French novel, Les Liaisons Dangereuses , stars Michelle Pfeiffer, Glenn Close, and John Malkovich — and Madonna even wore Pfeiffer’s dress from the film for her performance.
Camila appeared on the Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon last Monday to perform her new hit song, Havana.” Before her performance, Camila and Jimmy sat for a quick interview to talk about topics including her grandmother’s Twitter account and wearing the least attractive Halloween costume at Taylor Swift’s party. Read more about the performance here.
Whilst walking through an airport in LA, Shawn was quizzed by a pap who called his kiss with Camila ‘adorable’. When asked if he’d met Camila’s parents, Shawn admitted he’s known them ‘for a long time’ and they get along.
Whilst promoting their first ever collaboration, ‘I Know What You Did Last Summer’, Shawn and Camila took to the sofa with James Corden, who grilled them about their relationship, asking them to at least admit they’d ‘made out’, which they both denied.
She also explained how their steamy single brought them closer together. It was so fun, we’ve been friends for a really long time … there was a period where we didn’t hang out as much just ‘cause we were both busy. And this song was really fun because we got to just hang out again like we did on the song we did before, ‘I Know What You Did Last Summer,’ which is when we got really close,” she said.
Camila Cabello’s Señorita” ties her own Havana” for the longest run at #1 on the Worldwide Apple Music chart (120 days each). A new Cinderella film is in the works and will star the Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter Camila Cabello.
Exactly. If you, too, need more clarity on how these two went from just friends to nonstop PDA and saying I love you,” here’s a quick timeline of their relationship.