Alessia Cara To Join Shawn Mendes On Tour


Shawn Mendes is bringing another Canadian singer-songwriter on the road with him.

"So excited to announce that [Alessia Cara] is joining me on tour in the UK, EU, & US," Mendes tweeted on Thursday.

Cara also shared the exciting news on social media. "So happy to finally announce that I’ll be joining my friend [Shawn Mendes] in Europe, US & the UK for his tour this year," she wrote. "come hang with a bunch of canadians. we’re nice."

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Also on Thursday, Mendes added tour stops in several U.S. cities as well as in Saskatoon on June 17 and Ottawa on Aug. 18 – and a second night in Montreal, on Aug. 20. No announcement has been made about who will open for Mendes at home in Canada.

Mendes and Cara kick off the tour March 7 in Amsterdam.

Cara heads out on a cross-Canada tour of her own in May.