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Shawn Mendes and Camila Cabello claim UK number one with ‘Señorita’

Shawn Mendes and Camila Cabello have claimed this week’s UK number one single with their latest collaboration, ‘Señorita’.

Notching up 8.2 million streams of the track this week, the pair climbed from number two to number one, bringing Ed Sheeran and Justin Bieber’s eight week reign at the top spot with ‘I Don’t Care’ to an end.

‘Señorita’ is both Shawn and Camila’s second number one single in the UK. Shawn previously hit the top spot back in 2016 with ‘Stitches’, whilst Camila topped the charts a year later and earned a five-week run at number one with her gargantuan hit ‘Havana’.

Sharing their excitement with, Shawn said: “Thank you so much to our UK fans for the overwhelming support on the song. We are so thankful and excited to get a UK Number 1!”

Camila added: “I’m so excited that you guys made this song Number 1 in the UK!!!! And sharing this with Shawn is so fun and so special. Thank you thank you thank you, and I can’t wait to be there soooooooon!”

Since the track’s release, its sizzling music video has garnered over 237 million views on YouTube. The track also recorded the biggest single-day debut streams of a male/female duet ever on Spotify.

‘Señorita’ is the second collaboration from Shawn and Camila, following on from their 2015 smash hit ‘I Know What You Did Last Summer’.

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Written by Katrina Rees

I'm Katrina, or Kat to pretty much everyone. I'm an editor for CelebMix, a content writer, a boyband lover and an all round music fanatic.
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