He's cute, cuddly and super talented. Who is he? He's Shawn Mendes of course! We break down what you "Need to Know" about this Canadian singer-songwriter in sixty seconds for all the parents that want to be the "Life of the Party!"

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Download these 3 songs now on iTunes if you want to impress your tween.