Aaliyah Mendes is a social media star who first gained fame on Vine under the name Princess Aaliyah. She created her Vine account in July 2013 and quickly amassed more than 175,000 followers in just one year. Aaliyah, who was born and raised in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, is the younger sister of pop star Shawn Mendes. Both she and her brother share the unique trait of having a lazy eye. In 2020, Shawn showed his affection for his little sister by getting a tattoo for her in Los Angeles.

Career & Family Life

Transitioning from Vine to TikTok, Aaliyah has garnered a substantial following of over 700,000 on her aaliyahmendess TikTok account by posting engaging lip-sync videos. One of her most popular TikTok posts features her mouthing along to Lil Uzi Vert's song "SideLine Watching." Aaliyah's parents are named Karen and Manuel Mendes. Through her social media journey, she has also forged friendships with fellow web stars Mahogany Lox and Alyssa Shouse.