Lady Gaga announces winter 2013 North America tour dates

lady-gaga-may2012.jpgRejoice, Little Monsters! Lady Gaga finally announced tour dates for the North America leg of her Born This Way Ball tour.

The first installment of the U.S. and Canada tour dates lists 26 cities, launching Jan. 11, 2013, in Vancouver, and concluding March 16 in Miami.

The Born This Way Ball tour has spanned the globe from Asia and Australia to Europe since kicking off last April in South Korea. is also trekking to Latin America and Africa this fall.

Gaga's fourth album, "ARTPOP" is due out in 2013.

Here are the North America tour dates for the Born This Way Ball tour, as listed on Lady Gaga's LittleMonsters website:

Jan. 11: Vancouver, B.C. (Rogers Arena)
Jan. 14: Tacoma, WA (Tacoma Dome)
Jan. 17: San Jose, Calif. (HP Pavilion)
Jan. 20: Los Angeles (Staples Center)
Jan. 23: Phoenix (US Airways Center)
Jan. 25: Las Vegas, NV (MGM Grand Garden Arena)
Jan. 29: Dallas (American Airlines Center)
Jan. 31: Houston (Toyota Center)
Feb. 2: St. Louis (Scottrade Center)
Feb. 4: Kansas City, Mo. (Sprint Center)
Feb. 6: St. Paul, Minn. (Xcel Energy Center)
Feb. 8: Toronto (Air Canada Centre)
Feb. 11: Montreal (Bell Centre)
Feb. 13: Chicago (United Center)
Feb. 16: Detroit (Palace of Auburn Hills)
Feb. 19: Philadelphia (Wells Fargo Center)
Feb. 22: New York (Madison Square Garden)
Feb. 25: Washington, D.C. (Verizon Center)
Feb. 27: Boston (TD Garden)
March 2: Atlantic City, N.J. (Boardwalk Hall)
March 6: Brooklyn, N.Y.(Barclays Center)
March 10: Nashville, Tenn. (Bridgestone Arena)
March 11: Atlanta (Philips Arena)
March 13: Tampa, Fla. (Tampa Bay Times Forum)
March 15: Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. (BankAtlantic Center)
March 16: Miami (American Airlines Arena)
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