WINNER: Shawn Mendes Wins Best Cover of A Great Big World’s ‘Say Something’

April 7, 2014 7:07 am
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RyanSeacrest.com featured 35 talented YouTubers who tried their hand at A Great Big World‘s somber single, “Say Something.” After five competitive elimination rounds, fans chose Shawn Mendes as the contest winner!

The video, which has attracted over 1.6 million views, features the YouTuber simplifying the track with soft guitar strums that spotlights his arresting vocals.

Shawn — who will be opening for Austin Mahone‘s Secret tour alongside Fifth Harmony and Alex Angelo — has also reworked other radio-reigning ballads including Rihanna‘s “Stay,” Ed Sheeran‘s “Give Me Love,” and Hunter Hayes‘ “Wanted.”

Thank you to everyone who participated in the contest. Check out the rest of the contestants and their videos below:

1st Place

Shawn Mendes

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2nd Place

Holly Mae Henry

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3rd Place

Noelle Bean & Jamison Murphy

Noelle Bean

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Jamison Murphy

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4th Place

Dan Henig

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5th Place

Boy Epic Music

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6th Place

RollUpHills

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7th Place

The Score

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8th Place

Xandra Garsem 

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9th Place

Cilla Chan & Howard Chan

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10th Place

Aleisha McDonald

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11th Place

Daniel J

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12th Place

Haley Small 

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13th Place

Lia Marie Johnson & Liam Horne

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14th Place

Chris Thompson

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15th Place

Chloe and Halle

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16th Place

Masha

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17th Place

Jacob Whitesides

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18th Place

SimplySpoons

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19th Place

Futuristic

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20th Place

Macy Kate

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21st Place

Karla Davis 

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22nd Place

DirtyNash

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23rd Place

Timeflies

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24th Place

BriBry & Jon D

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25th Place

*****Trinity Lay *****

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26th Place

Alyssa Shouse

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27th Place

Landon Austin & Meghan Tonjes

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Meghan Tonjes

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28th Place

Nico Collins & Chelsea Collins

Nico Collins

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Chelsea Collins

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29th Place

Michelle Montezeri

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30th Place

Elizabeth Grace

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31st Place

Idiots Lantern

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32nd Place

JunCurryAhn

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33rd Place

Katy McAllister

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34th Place

The Hound + The Fox

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35th Place

Nicole Milik

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