One Direction Fever Sweeping North America With Their Tour Date Announcement Today!

Heads up, The boys of the British act One Direction (also known as 1D) have announced their 2012 tour dates for the USA.  With the hit of their their debut album ‘Up All Night’ toping the US Billboard charts.  One Direction fever is officially sweeping North America, and the guys are ready to capitalize on it.

One Direction’s first North American tour was as the opening act for Big Time Rush from February 24 to March 9, 2012.

Here are the 2012 tour dates that have been confirmed

May 24: Patriot Center, Fairfax, Virigina
May 25: Izod Center, East Rutherford, New Jersey
May 26: New York, New York, Beacon Theatre
May 28: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Tower Theatre
May 29: Toronto, Ontario – Molson Canadian Amphitheatre

June 1: Detroit, Michigan – Fox Theatre
June 2: Chicago, Illinois – Allstate Arena
June 8: San Diego, California – Viejas Arena
June 9: Las Vegas, Nevada – Planet Hollywood
June 10: Phoenix, Arizona – Comerica Theatre
June 13: San Jose, California – Event Center
June 14: Oakland, Calfornia – Paramount Theatre
June 16: Los Angeles, California – Gibson Amphitheatre
June 17: Anaheim, California – The Theatre At Honda Center
June 23: Dallas, Texas – Gexa Energy Pavilion
June 24: Houston, Texas – Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion
June 26: Atlanta, Georgia – The Arena At Gwinett Center
June 27: Charlotte, North Carolina – Time Warner Cable Arena
June 29: Tampa, Florida – 1-800-ASK-GARY Amphitheatre
June 30: Orlando, Florida – Amway Center

July 1: Ft. Lauderdale, Florida – Bank Atlantic Center

Simon Cowell on the UK X Factor is credited for putting the group together and their success of the album as well as the presell effort of ticket sales here in North America assures that this concert will be a sell-out.

Their album “Up All Night”, which debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 Albums chart, selling 176,000 copies in its first week out.

One Direction (also known as 1D) have announced their 2012 tour dates for the USA

Justin Bieber World Tour Coming Soon

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Tweet from Justin Bieber – @justinbieber “and announcing some of the world tour dates soon!! Im hyped. travel the world and bring the tour” Click To See If Justin Bieber Tickets are available yet!

(PRVegas)  Ken Summerville representing PRVegas.com and NationalShowTickets.com at the CES – Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas on Jan 11, 2012 met with Justin Bieber to discuss upcoming tour schedule.

Also spoke with Justin Bieber’s manager Scooter Braun “Nice guy spoke with us for a while and the event was a success” – says Ken Summerville, PRVegas.com

Madonna Announces World Tour 2012: North America Sold Out

Madonna, now 53 and a mother of 3 is about to go on the longest tour of her career with 90 dates scheduled worldwide. She has ranked in the number one spot for four consecutive weeks along with Iron Maiden, Van Halen and the Beach Boys. Others in the top spots are Bruce Springsteen, Jimmy Buffett and Kenny Chesney and Tim McGraw along with Roger Waters, Neil Diamond and Coldplay.

Madonna will start her tour on June 14th in Milan, Italy and continue to Berlin, Germany and Paris, France then off to Zurich, Switzerland and Nice, France before heading to the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, PA. Tickets sold out within minutes and prompted additional shows to be added at New York’s Yankee Stadium and other venues in Los Angeles, Chicago, Washington D.C. and even Toronto. Even the secondary market for ticket brokers is selling out fast in most major cities.

In a few weeks her studio album MDNA will be coming out and her single “I’m Addicted” is certain to get a lot of play along with “I Don’t Give A” which some say is actually a dig at Guy Ritchie, her ex-husband. The album is set to release on March 27 in the USA. Madonna has sold more than 300 million records worldwide and is recognized as the world’s top-selling female recording artist of all time by the Guinness World Records.

Many of her songs have hit number one on the record charts, including “Like a Virgin”, “Papa Don’t Preach”, “Like a Prayer”, “Vogue”, “Frozen”, “Music”, “Hung Up”, and “4 Minutes” and “I’m Addicted” is expected to be join as one of her newest hits in years.

Madonna has been appeared in many films including “Desperately Seeking Susan” and received critical acclaim and a Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in Motion Picture Musical or Comedy for her role in “Evita” in 1996. She has been an author of children’s books, film director, producer and even a fashion designer. According to the Recording Industry Association of America she is the best-selling female rock artist of the 20th century and the second top-selling female artist in the United States, with 64 million certified albums. In 2008, Billboard magazine ranked Madonna at number two, behind only The Beatles, on the Billboard Hot 100 All-Time Top Artists, making her the most successful solo artist in the history of the chart.

Madonna is currently scheduled for two nights at Yankee Stadium on Sept. 6th and 8th and two nights in Toronto, Canada on Sept. 12th and 13th before heading to Chicago on Sept. 19th and 20th for two nights at the United Center. She will also be performing two nights at the Key Arena in Seattle, the HP Pavilion in San Jose, and the Staples Center in Los Angeles, CA before heading to the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas where I will be seeing her on both nights, October 13 and 14.