HANDWRITTEN REVISITED Shawn Mendes Handwritten is the debut studio album by Canadian singer Shawn Mendes, and was released on April 14, 2015 by Island. It debuted at number one on the US Billboard 200 with first-week sales of 106, 000 copies. After signing a record deal with Island Records in June 2014, Mendes released his debut single "Life of the Party" which peaked at number twenty four on the US Billboard Hot 100. Following the single release, an EP titled The Shawn Mendes EP was released on July 28, 2014, and sold 48, 000 copies in it's first week. Mendes announced his debut album title and artwork on January 27, 2015 and it was made available to pre-order on February 2, 2015. Handwritten will be reissued in a revisited edition on November 20, 2015. It includes five live recordings tracks from the Greek Theatre and four brand new songs.