“When I came here, it was like the beginning of the album process, and I was like in full panic,” he said. “I was like, ‘There’s no way I’m making music. This will be impossible. ‘
“But like a week goes by and you start making eggs in the morning, you start washing and taking dogs for walks, and you like to have a coffee mug that you use the same every day, and it just stays really nice, ”he continued.
Mendes said the stability may sound “normal for everyone else” but was “very abnormal” for him because he has basically lived in hotel rooms since he was 15.
Mendes credited Cabello for also helping him stick to his artistic mission. As he often does, he said he was worried midway through the project that it was “waste”
That was the moment he needed encouragement to follow through because “it will turn out.”
“I probably would have been discouraged enough to move into another world acoustically if I did not have her kind of support me all the time, so I am grateful for that,” he said.