Exclusive: Johnny Orlando Talks Being Compared to Shawn Mendes and Justin Bieber

Exclusive: Johnny Orlando Talks Being Compared to Shawn Mendes and Justin Bieber
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Being uber-talented isn’t the only thing these three guys have in common!

Shawn Mendes, Justin Bieber and Johnny Orlando — all originally from the Toronto, Canada area — each skyrocketed to stardom at a nearly unthinkably young age. And we can totally tell why!

In a recent interview, we caught up with 16-year-old singer Johnny, whose debut EP “Teenage Fever” just dropped last month, to find out what it’s really like being compared to the two industry trailblazers who came before him. According to the fan-favorite artist, who (like Shawn and Justin) has used the power of social media to connect with audiences all over the world, it’s an honor:

“I get that a lot. Sometimes people will say something like, “You’re the new Justin Bieber,” and they think they’re insulting me. But I’m like, “Sick. That guy’s an amazing artist and is performing the coolest shows.” So…It’s actually a huge honor to be compared to them.”

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