5. Shawn Mendes
Canadian singer-songwriter Shawn Peter Raul Mendes blew up in 2013. He posted himself covering songs on Vine. Soon after in 2014 he signed to record label Island Records A&R after getting recognition from artist manager Andrew Gertler. In 2015 he released his first studio album Handwritten; including “I Know What You Did Last Summer” with Camila Cabello, and the single “Stitches” which reached the top 10 in the United States and Canada. Shawn’s most recent album is self-titled and includes songs, “Lost In Japan”, “Youth”, and “In My Blood” which peaked at 7 on the US Mainstream top 40 (Billboard) charts.