Gaga Announces 2010 North American Tour


LOS ANGELES (CelebrityAccess MediaWire) — Lady Gaga announced her return to North America on the heels of her sold-out European tour. The 2010 North American leg of The Monster Ball Tour, presented by Virgin Mobile, will begin on June 28th at Montreal's Bell Centre, taking her show to 31 top arenas and a host of new cities in the U.S. and Canada throughout the summer and fall.



Lady Gaga is touring in support of The Fame Monster, which was released on November 18th, 2009, by Streamline/Konlive/Cherrytree/Interscope. The album is the follow-up to 2008's Grammy Award-winning album The Fame, which spawned the No. 1 singles "Just Dance" and "Poker Face." Combined, The Fame and The Fame Monster have sold 10 million albums worldwide, while Lady Gaga's five singles, "Just Dance," "Poker Face," "Lovegame," "Paparazzi," and "Bad Romance," have sold more than 30 million singles worldwide. The video for "Bad Romance" has racked up more than 125 million online views. Lady Gaga recently premiered the video for her new single "Telephone," featuring Beyonce, on the E! television network and entertainment website VEVO.

Tour dates:

June 28 – Montreal, QC – Bell Centre

July 01 – Boston, MA – TD Garden

July 04 – Atlantic City, NJ – Boardwalk Hall

July 06 – New York, NY – Madison Square Garden

July 11 – Toronto, ON – Air Canada Centre

July 14 – Cleveland, OH – Quicken Loans Arena

July 15 – Indianapolis, IN – Conseco Fieldhouse

July 17 – St. Louis, MO – Scottrade Center

July 20 – Oklahoma City, OK – Ford Center

July 22 – Dallas, TX – American Airlines Center

July 25 – Houston, TX – Toyota Center

July 28 – Denver, CO – Pepsi Center

July 31 – Phoenix, AZ – US Airways Center

August 03 – Kansas City, MO – Sprint Center

August 11 – Los Angeles, CA – Staples Center

August 13 – Las Vegas, NV MGM Grand

August 16 – San Jose, CA – HP Pavilion

August 19 – Portland, OR – Rose Garden

August 21 – Tacoma, WA – Tacoma Dome

August 23 – Vancouver, BC – General Motors Place

August 26 – Edmonton, AB – Rexall Place

August 30 – St. Paul, MN – Xcel Energy Center

Sept. 01 – Milwaukee, WI – Bradley Center

Sept. 04 – Detroit, MI – The Palace Of Auburn Hills

Sept. 05 – Pittsburgh, PA – Consol Energy Center

Sept. 07 – Washington, DC – Verizon Center

Sept. 08 – Charlottesville, VA – John Paul Jones Arena

Sept. 14 – Philadelphia, PA – Wachovia Center

Sept. 16 – Hartford, CT – XL Center

Sept. 18 – Charlotte, NC – Time Warner Cable Arena

Sept. 19 – Raleigh, NC – RBC Center

–by CelebrityAccess Staff Writers