Posts Tagged ‘pop music’

JYJ World Tour Comes to North America

Tuesday, April 19th, 2011

JYJ

Pop group JYJ, made up of Jaejoong, Yoochun, and Junsu, will be touring North America next month in support of their second album, Their Rooms; Our Story.

The JYJ World Tour, which kicked off its second leg in Thailand on April 2nd, will make its way to Vancouver on May 20th. Three U.S. dates are scheduled for Newark, Los Angeles, (more…)

Britney Spears Tours for Femme Fatale

Tuesday, April 5th, 2011

Britney Spears

Last week, Britney Spears announced a North American summer tour in support of her newest album, Femme Fatale.

The tour kicks off in Sacramento, California on June 17th, and wraps up in Toronto, Ontario on August 13th. Other Canadian stops include Vancouver, Winnipeg, and Montreal.

Although originally announced as a co-headlining tour with Enrique Iglesias, Spears is now going it alone. The pop icon recently topped the (more…)

Kylie Minogue on Aphrodite World Tour

Wednesday, January 12th, 2011

Kylie Minogue

Australian pop queen, Kylie Minogue, has announced plans for a global tour this spring. The Aphrodite – Live 2011 World Tour will kick off in Denmark on February 19th.

Minogue will be touring in support of her 2010 release, Aphrodite. Fueled by the hit single, “Get Outta My Way,” Aphrodite reached number one on charts in the U.K. and nineteen on U.S. charts.

Minogue has had eight sold-out world tours, including 2009’s  For You, For Me Tour in North America. She is best known for hits like “Can’t Get (more…)

Janet Jackson to Perform Number Ones

Monday, January 10th, 2011

Janet Jackson

Earlier today, celebrated pop star, Janet Jackson, announced dates for her upcoming Janet Jackson Number Ones, Up Close and Personal Tour.

The tour will get underway on March 4th in Houston, TX, with a set list to include a range of her thirty-five number one hits from the 2009 album, Number Ones.

Jackson called on her fans to help determine the direction of the tour, choosing cities that were voted on via her official website. She is set to play small venues in thirty-five North American cities, with lots of back stage opportunities and meet and greets. According to her website, Jackson’s tour will be “more (more…)

NKOTBSB Extend Tour

Tuesday, January 4th, 2011

New Kids on the Block & Backstreet Boys

The Backstreet Boys and New Kids on the Block have added over fifteen new dates to their upcoming summer North American tour.

July will be a busy month for the double act, who have added shows in Edmonton and Calgary, and a second night in Vancouver, B.C. The pop stars will spend the remainder of July in the U.S., playing shows almost nightly through the end of the month. (more…)

Ke$ha Tours for Cannibal

Wednesday, November 10th, 2010

Ke$ha

Pop singer, Ke$ha will hit the road on her first headlining North America tour in 2011. The Get $leazy Tour kicks off February 15 at the Crystal Ballroom in Portland, and runs through May 6 with a final show at The Wiltern in Los Angeles.

Ke$ha will be touring in support of her sophomore effort, Cannibal, due out later this month.

Ke$ha has not wasted any time establishing herself as one of pop’s leading ladies. She became popular with the hit single “Tik Tok” from her debut album, Animal, that was released in January, and toured as the opening act for Rihanna over the summer. She has sold (more…)