Nicki Minaj Announces ‘Pink Friday’ North American Tour Dates


It’s official! Nicki Minaj will be hitting the road this summer!

The hip-hop diva has announced that for the first time, she will be headlining a North American tour.

After performing a few overseas dates in June, the singer/rapper is set to kick off her “Pink Friday” tour in Chicago July 16.

The 14-date tour will be hitting a number of cities including Detroit, Miami, Houston and Vegas before coming to a close in Vancouver.

Tickets go on sale this Friday and Barbz will also have the opportunity to meet Nicki with exclusive V.I.P. packages available on her website. – Jazmine Gray

Check out the full list of dates below.

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)