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Shawn Mendes Becomes First Teen to Land Four Hits on Adult Pop Chart


Canadian musician Shawn Mendes of Local 149 (Toronto, ON) is the first artist to land four number one hits on the Adult Pop Songs Chart before reaching age 20. His most recent tune to hit the number one spot is “In My Blood.” “There’s Nothing Holdin’ Me Back” was on top for five weeks from September 2017; “Treat You Better,” spent six weeks at number one, beginning October 2016; “Stitches” in February 2016. Mendes turned 20 on August 8.

Runners up, each with only two Adult Pop Song number ones while in their teens were: Avril Lavigne (now 33) with “Complicated” (2002) and “I’m With You” (2003) and Lorde (now 21) with “Royals” (2013) and “Team” (2014).