Shawn Mendes Details His '10 Minutes of Awkward Silence' with the Queen: 'It Was Super Weird'

Shawn Mendes knows how to be smooth — until it comes to the British royal family.

Despite being invited to perform at Queen Elizabeth’s 92nd birthday concert in April, the 19-year-old didn’t have the best of luck when it came to actually meeting some of the evening’s most distinguished guests.

During an appearance on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, Mendes said that while he was standing backstage, waiting to perform, he ended up awkwardly standing next to the Queen in silence for 10 minutes.

While the...


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