The Weight Is Latest Lyric Video From Shawn Mendes!

Shawn Mendes has quickly catapulted to the top of our radar over the last month, touring with Austin Mahone, Fifth Harmony and The Vamps and releasing a number of incredible lyric videos. His latest video release reveals a gorgeous new track called "The Weight"!The Weight Shawn Mendes

The Canadian rising star's latest lyric video is similar to his videos for "Show You" and "Life Of the Party." They all appear to be recorded in a single take, and as the video progresses, the see the lyrics unfold in scrawled words across the screen.

"The Weight" is a melancholy number driven by acoustic guitar. In the song, Shawn sings about losing the girl in his life and the confusion caused by her constant mixed messages during their relationship.

Shawn also celebrated his birthday last week (August 8). Check out his hilarious tour video with Austin Mahone the rest of his tour mates here, comment below with your thoughts on the video and stay tuned for more Shawn Mendes news from!