There’s nothing holding Shawn Mendes again from debunking relationship rumors.
The “In My Blood” singer stepped out on the 2018 Met Gala with Hailey Baldwin on his arm, main followers to marvel in the event that they have been making their purple carpet debut as a pair. However Mendes is placing these theories to relaxation.
“No, we weren’t making our large debut,” the singer, 19, tells PEOPLE. “We have been each requested to stroll by Tommy Hilfiger.”
“Clearly Hailey and I are associates, and it was simply actually cool for me to have the ability to stroll together with her as a result of she’s a vet and it was my first yr, so it form of took the stress off a bit bit,” he provides. “I used to be thrilled to have the ability to go together with her.”
In April, followers and followers have been thrown right into a frenzy after they shared the primary photographs of one another on their respective social media pages.
Mendes took to Instagram to share a snap of himself posing with Baldwin, whereas the 21-year-old mannequin shared portraits of Mendes on Tumblr from his upcoming look on her TBS present, Drop the Mic.
The rumor mill went into overdrive after the pair have been first noticed holding fingers at a Halloween get together and later cuddling in his hometown of Toronto over the vacations.
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Baldwin spoke with PEOPLE about Mendes in March, forward of internet hosting the iHeartRadio Music Awards. “He’s wonderful, and I believe that his music can also be wonderful,” she revealed
However in terms of coping with hypothesis about who she’s relationship, Baldwin’s strategy is straightforward.
“I simply snort most of it off. It’s fairly humorous to me, to be sincere. I attempt to preserve that aspect of my life as personal as doable. I don’t really feel like I’ve to elucidate myself to individuals as a result of it’s my life,” she mentioned.