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Shawn Mendes and Camila Cabello teased and twirled at the 2019 VMAs. But kiss. They. Did. NOT.

(CNN)Shawn Mendes and Camila Cabello know their young devotees think they're dating. And their MTV Video Music Awards performance was consummate fan service. Let's set the scene: The young pop titans were set to perform "Senorita," their sultry summer duet. The Prudential Center was lit like the basement of a steamy club without air conditioning. Mendes and Cabello were bathed in the glow of a thousand phone flashlights. They watched each other sing with bated breath, as though they could hardly wait another second to finally lock lips.But kiss. They. Did. NOT. At least three to 20 times during the performance, the two sang maybe centimeters away from each other's faces, only to pull away and deny fans the kiss they've waited for since the ...