When Shawn Mendes stopped on On Air with Ryan Seacrest by in September of 2016 to talk about his then brand new album Illuminate, he mentioned he had  already begun writing songs for his next album.

Well, it looks like 16 months later we are finally close to getting our first taste of them!

Shawn Instagrammed a photo of himself down in Jamaica sitting on a swing on the beach with a 3 word caption that says so much: "Album come soon."

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It’s clear by other posts he’s been on the island to work on his music so be on the lookout for his next single in the coming weeks.

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