Shawn Mendes, the popular singer and model (who also made it a point to clarify he’s not gay), celebrated his 18th birthday earlier this week.
In perfect timing, he’s also releasing a new song on August 18th – “Mercy” – the perfect excuse to get all wet and post the photos on his Instagram account.
It started with this:
Even better with his eyes open –
In this video you can listen to a short bit from the song:
Another little something from the new song:
And he’s not wet here, but look at those arms!
If you’re wondering how he celebrated his actual birthday – he was on stage, performing. But his friends surprised him on stage, with a cake, and a birthday song.