Shawn Mendes Postpones Tour Over Mental Health StrugglesJul 11
Shawn Mendes just postponed his tour because of mental health struggles!
- Shawn Mendes just made the difficult decision to postpone his tour
- In a candid post to fans on instagram he admitted he’s struggling with his mental health
- And shared that he’s reached his breaking point!
Shawn came clean to fans on instagram with a lengthy message regarding his decision! He wrote: “I’ve been touring since I was 15 and, to be honest, it’s always been difficult to be on the road away from friends.” He continued saying: “After a few years off the road, I felt like I was ready to dive back in, but that decision was premature and unfortunately, the toll of the road and the pressure has caught up to me and I’ve hit a breaking point.”
Shawn revealed that he didn’t come to this decision alone, writing: “After speaking with my team and health professionals, I need to take some time to heal and take care of myself and my mental health, first and foremost.” He closed his post saying: “As soon as there are more updates I promise I will let you know, love you guys.”
Fans have been extremely supportive of his decision! One commented Good for you for recognizing that your health is more important than [money],” and another wrote: “Many prayers you return to your full self when you are ready. Again, when YOU are ready.” and another shared: “It’s very smart to set these boundaries for yourself when you are young. Good for you!”