See Shawn Mendes Deliver ‘Mercy,’ ‘Treat You Better’ to ‘SNL’ Debut

Shawn Mendes made his Saturday Night Live debut on the Emma Stone-hosted episode, treating the audience to a pair of tracks off his latest album Illuminate.

The 18-year-old Canadian singer, who ascended from Vine star to Billboard 200-topping artist in less than two years, first performed an impassioned take on his sweeping “Mercy.”

For Mendes’ second performance, the singer strapped on his guitar trotted out hit Hot 100 Top 10 hit “Treat You Better.”