• Shawn Mendes chickened out of meeting Prince Harry and Meghan Markle - and says it's his 'biggest regret'

    3 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Shawn Mendes appeared on "The Ellen DeGeneres Show" on Thursday and explained how he almost met Prince Harry and Meghan Markle in April at Queen Elizabeth II's 92 birthday celebration - but he chickened out .
    Mendes said that he saw the couple in a room talking, and was going to approach them since Markle is also Canadian.
    "I walked in with this confidence, and the second they kind of felt me coming, I just turned around and my body went numb," Mendes said. "I've never been so starstruck like that."
    He added that he walked into the room and left "in one flow of motion."
    "This is going to...
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  • Shawn Mendes says he spent 10 'awkward' minutes in silence with the queen because he was following royal custom

    Shawn Mendes says he spent 10 'awkward' minutes in silence with the queen because he was following royal custom

    3 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Shawn Mendes performed at Queen Elizabeth II's 92nd birthday celebration in April.
    Appearing on "The Ellen DeGeneres Show" on Thursday, he revealed his "awkward" encounter with the queen.
    At the celebration, he found himself backstage with the queen, but they didn't speak to each other.
    Mendes explained that according to royal custom, a person can only talk to the queen if she initiates the conversation.
    Aside from not speaking, Mendes said that Queen Elizabeth also "didn't look at me at all."
    Shawn Mendes performed at Queen Elizabeth II's 92nd birthday celebration in April, and now he's...
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