Pop Superstar Britney Spears Announces Special Guest Nicki Minaj to Join the Highly Anticipated All Female Femme Fatale Tour

LOS ANGELES, April 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Pop music trendsetter Britney Spears, who has continually captivated crowds around the world with her live music events, today confirms special guest Nicki Minaj will join the Femme Fatale touring event of the summer.  The all female line-up includes Jessie and the Toy Boys and Nervo on every tour stop.  Spears has prepared an extraordinary show in support of the North American tour that begins on June 16th in Sacramento at the Power Balance Pavilion.   Tickets for select markets go on sale beginning April 30th at Ticketmaster.com and LiveNation.com.

“This is the Femme Fatale tour and I’m thrilled to have Nicki Minaj, Jessie and the Toy Boys, and Nervo join me and get everyone on the dance floor,” said Spears. “Can’t wait to take the Femme Fatales on the road.”

Spears continues to influence a generation of pop music fans with the release of her highly acclaimed, seventh studio album, Femme Fatale, which is expected to debut at #1 on tomorrow’s Billboard Album charts, marking her 6th #1 album, and continuing her reign as one of the top-selling artists of the past decade.  Spears has sold more than 67 million albums worldwide since her debut in 1999 and has generated more than 24 Top 40 Hits on the Billboard Mainstream Top 40 chart.

“Till The World Ends” is the recently released second single from Spears’ new pop epic Femme Fatale and the follow up to the smash debut single, “Hold It Against Me,” which has sold more than a million copies. “Hold It Against Me” also debuted at number one on both the Hot 100 Singles and Hot Digital Songs Chart, it currently ranks #1 on the digital singles charts in 20 markets globally and is the # 1 video on MTV and VH1 in the U.S.  

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Spears catalog of hit albums includes:  …Baby One More Time (1999);  Oops!… I Did It Again (2000); Britney (2001); In The Zone (2003); Blackout (2007); Circus (2008); and The Singles Collection (2009).  


June 16

Sacramento, CA

Power Balance Pavilion  

On Sale April 30

June 18

San Jose, CA

HP Pavilion

On Sale April 30

June 20

Los Angeles, CA

Staples Center

On Sale April 30

June 24

Anaheim, CA

Honda Center

On Sale April 30

June 25

Las Vegas, NV

MGM Grand Garden Arena

On Sale April 30

June 28

Portland, OR

Rose Garden Arena

On Sale May 7

June 29

Tacoma, WA

Tacoma Dome

On Sale May 7

July 1

Vancouver, BC

Rogers Arena

On Sale May 7

July 4

Winnipeg, MB

MTS Centre

On Sale May 7

July 6

St. Paul, MN

Xcel Center

On Sale May 7

July 8

Chicago, IL

United Center

On Sale April 30

July 12

Dallas, TX

American Airlines Center

On Sale May 7

July 13

Houston, TX

Toyota Center

On Sale May 7

July 15

New Orleans, LA

New Orleans Arena

On Sale May 14

July 17

Atlanta, GA

Philips Arena

On Sale May 7

July 20

Orlando, FL

Amway Center

On Sale May 7

July 22

Miami, FL

American Airlines Arena

On Sale April 30

July 26

Cleveland, OH

Quicken Loans Arena

On Sale May 7

July 28

Detroit, MI

The Palace of Auburn Hills

On Sale April 30

July 30

Philadelphia, PA

Wells Fargo Center

On Sale May 7

July 31

Washington, DC

Verizon Center

On Sale May 7

August 2

Uniondale, NY

Nassau Coliseum

On Sale April 30

August 5

East Rutherford, NJ

Izod Center

On Sale April 30

August 8

Boston, MA

TD Garden

On Sale May 7

August 11

Montreal, QC

Bell Centre

On Sale May 7

August 13

Toronto, ON

Air Canada Centre

On Sale April 30

Complete ticket and tour information is available at BritneySpears.com, Ticketmaster.com and LiveNation.com.

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