[photogallerylink id=92574 align=right] Nicki Minaj fans will soon be able to catch the top Barb on stage and in living color. The dates have been announced for the YMCMB rapper’s Pink Friday summer tour.
The 14-city tour jumps off at the Chicago Theatre and will run in July and August, with a final stop at Vancouver, British Columbia.
She is setting out to support her sophomore album, Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded, which was released April 3 and debut at No. 1. She has since quit Twitter, released a video for her smash single, “Spaceships,” and returned to Twitter with a flurry of press.
Tickets go on sale at LiveNation.com, May 4. Check out the tour stops below. –E. Parker, CBS Local
7.16.12 – Chicago, IL (Chicago Theatre)
7.17.12 – Detroit, MI (Fox Theatre Detroit)
7.19.12 – Cleveland, OH (State Theatre at Playhouse Square)
7.22.12 – Atlanta, GA (Fox Theatre Atlanta)
7.24.12 – Miami, FL (James L. Knight Center)
7.26.12 – Birmingham, AL (Boutwell Auditorium)
7.28.12 – Houston, TX (Bayou Music Center)
7.29.12 – Dallas, TX (Verizon Theatre at Grand Prairie)
7.31.12 – St. Louis, MO (Peabody Opera House)
8.02.12 – Denver, CO (Wells Fargo Theatre)
8.04.12 – Las Vegas, NV (Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino)
8.07.12 – Phoenix, AZ (Comerica Theatre)
8.11.12 – Seattle, WA (Paramount Theatre)
8.12.12 – Vancouver, BC (Queen Elizabeth Theatre)
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