Señorita is a song by Cuban singer Camila Cabello and Canadian music treasure Shawn Mendes. The song was released in 2019 through Island and Epic Records. Señorita is written by both artists, Andrew Wotman, Benjamin Levin, and Magnus August. It was produced by Cashmere Cat and Benny Blanco.
How to Download Shawn Mendes, Camila Cabello – Señorita
You can download the song from Apple Music or Amazon Music. Click on the Download button that is located below this review. If you like Shawn Mendes, check out also these hits songs Stiches and Treat You Better. Fans of Camilla Cabello should read our review of Havana.
The Song Review
Señorita – the Lyrics
The song mentions that Camilla loves it when her partner calls her Señorita. It’s a Spanish term used for unmarried ladies. However, it can be very alluring when used in a romantic context. Spanish is one of the most romantic languages in the world, so its effect is not surprising.
Camilla says she is done pretending she does not need her lover. She is obsessed with him, and his touch brings them even closer. Camilla also knows better than to give in to lust. Alas! She cannot stay away. The lover has her entirely in his grip while Camilla develops deep feelings for him.
The lover is visiting Miami on a humid day. Seeing Camilla made him sweat even more. Just looking at her has him experiencing foreign feelings he did not have. The lover and artist went to the Sapphire Moonlight to celebrate his arrival. They danced at the club all night with their hands intertwined.
They were with each other, drinking and twirling. The night was picture-perfect and vulnerable. Again, the chorus mentions that Camilla likes being called Señorita as we move forward with the song. Later during his journey, Camilla finds herself in his motel room.
The lover stops her, letting her know they are just friends and nothing. He has to leave soon and does not wish to falsely lead Camilla. However, the artist is convinced there is more between them because of the physical lust and inevitable attraction.
Camilla admits to falling in love with his lover. She has been in love ever since the first time they met. She is so assured of her feelings that nothing will change them. Camilla portrays removing his clothes with her lips and kissing him so sensually that he forgets everything around him. We hope you understand the innuendo.
Camilla and her lover are in the honeymoon phase toward the song’s end. They cannot keep their hands off each other. Unfortunately, both understand the relationship won’t last, and they should stop the cat-and-mouse chase.
Shawn Mendes, Camila Cabello – Señorita
Shawn Mendes waits on the motorbike. In another frame, Camilla serves her customers as she plays a waitress. Shawn and Camilla track each other’s movements with their eyes. Later the same day, they both randomly meet each other at a party. Shawn asks her for a dance, but she runs away.
When her shift ends at the diner, Shawn convinces her to ride on his motorcycle. Shawn revs the bike through the city streets as Camilla feels the fresh air on her skin. She finds herself grabbing Shawn firmly, sparking lust.
Both artists are seen in a hotel room with the bike parked outside. Shawn removes his tank top, and Camilla steps closer to him. The meet-ups have led to this moment, and both find it difficult to leave each other’s grasp. Camilla and Shawn will explore through the night, building an intimate connection that will last for ages.
It’s morning and Camilla removes the curtains to let the sunshine in. After their encounter, they return to their separate ways. Camilla dreams of the what-ifs while Shawn drives out of town on his motorcycle. The video concludes with Camilla returning to the restaurant to resume work.
Who is Your Señorita?
Señorita is a song that makes you wonder about the numerous relationship stages. Unfortunately, lust and nighttime activities are not the saving grace. Relationships require compromise and understanding to grow. Maybe we all should take lessons from the Señorita video
- Senorita subtly celebrates Camilla’s Cuban heritage with elements of pop spread throughout the video.
- Camilla and Sean’s story progression as lovers does agree with the lyrics. It’s climatic and heart-breaking—something rarely showcased in a music video.
- Both artists were rumored to be dating at the time. Perhaps that’s why the facial expressions felt so real!
- The directions were well thought-off from sunset sceneries to a nightclub, with lust-provoking interactions.
- The music video depicts a harsh reality that not every relationship works out, regardless of how both individuals feel.
- The storyline abruptly ends as Sean leaves the city the next morning.
- The climax in the music video is achieved in the latter half of the video, building high expectations.