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· Toddstar on May 24 2012 23:05:10
Tour News


Tickets Go On Sale Beginning May 23rd


Bieber Fever is taking the world by storm yet again!  As millions of fans count down the days until the June 19 release of his fourth studio album, BELIEVE, platinum- selling pop singing sensation Justin Bieber announces a headlining tour of North America. The “Believe” Tour, presented by AEG Live and featuring Carly Rae Jepsen as special guest through January, will begin September 29th in Glendale, Arizona at the Arena and blaze a trail through morethan 45 cities before wrapping up in Miami, Florida on January 26, 2013 at the American Airlines Arena.  (Please see complete tour itinerary below.)

Justin Bieber’s Fan Club Presale will begin at Noon local time on Wednesday, May 23rd. Log into or join now with a Quarterly or Yearly Membership Package in order to get first access to tickets for the North American Tour! Through joining, fans will receive a pre-sale access code which allows the purchase of up to 4 tickets for up to 4 shows on the tour plus some exclusive Bieber merchandise. For more information, go to

American Express will offer a pre-sale to U.S. residents May 24th through May 31st and Canadian residents May 24th through May 30th. General public on-sales will follow on June 1st for Canadian residents and June 2nd for U.S. residents.

A number of VIP packages will also be offered on the upcoming tour.  In addition to great seats, VIP packages can include Meet & Greets and photo opportunities with Justin Bieber, autographed memorabilia, exclusive VIP merchandise and much more!  For more information on VIP packages, please visit

Additionally, $1.00 from each ticket will be donated to Pencils of Promise, a charity which works tobuild schools and increase educational opportunities in the developing world.  The goal is to build 15 schools around the world for needy children. Details at

As part of the “Believe” Tour, U.S. and Canadian residents ordering tickets online will have the opportunity to pre-order a digital copy of Justin Bieber’s BELIEVE album with every ticket purchased.  BELIEVE takes flight on the wings of “Boyfriend,” its first worldwide smash single, which hit #1 at iTunes the second it was released, and set a world-record for debuting #1 on iTunes in 32 countries.  The “Boyfriend” video has shattered all YouTube records since its MTV premiere (on May 3rd). The clip generated 8 million views in its first 24 hours, and has garnered over 44 million views to date. BELIEVE is Executive Produced by Scott "Scooter" Braun and Usher Raymond IV, and track producers include Max Martin, Mike Posner, MdL,Diplo, Hit-Boy, The Messengers, Zedd, Rodney Jerkins, and Justin’s vocal producer, Kuk Harrell. The album features guest appearances by Ludacris, Nicki Minaj, Drake, and Big Sean.

Sep 29             Glendale, AZ               Jobing.comArena
Sep 30             Las Vegas, NV           MGM Grand

Oct 2               Los Angeles, CA         STAPLES Center
Oct 3               Los Angeles, CA         STAPLES Center
Oct 5               Fresno, CA                  Save Mart Center
Oct 6               Oakland, CA                The Oracle Arena
Oct 8               Portland, OR                Rose Garden
Oct 9               Tacoma, WA               Tacoma Dome
Oct 12             Calgary, AB                 Scotiabank Saddledome
Oct 15             Edmonton, AB             Rexall Place
Oct 16             Saskatoon, SK            Credit Union Centre
Oct 18             Winnipeg, MB              MTS Centre
Oct 20             Minneapolis, MN          Target Center
Oct 21             Milwaukee WI              BMO Harris Bradley Center
Oct 23             Rosemont, IL               Allstate Arena
Oct 24             Rosemont, IL               Allstate Arena
Oct 26             Kansas City, MO         Sprint Center
Oct 27             St. Louis, MO               Scottrade Center
Oct 29             Dallas, TX                    American Airlines Center
Oct 30             Houston, TX                Toyota Center

Nov 1               Memphis, TN                FedExForum
Nov 2               Louisville, KY              KFC Yum! Center
Nov 4               Philadelphia, PA           Wells Fargo Center
Nov 5               Washington DC           Verizon Center
Nov 9               East Rutherford, NJ     IZOD Center
Nov 10             Boston, MA                 TD GARDEN
Nov 12             Brooklyn, NY               Barclays Center
Nov 20             Pittsburgh, PA             CONSOL Energy Center
Nov 21             Auburn Hills, MI           The Palace of Auburn Hills
Nov 23             Kanata, ON                  Scotiabank Place
Nov 26             Montreal, QC               Bell Centre
Nov 28             New York, NY             Madison Square Garden

Dec 1               Toronto, ON                 Rogers Centre

January 2013
Jan 5               Salt Lake City, UT        EnergySolutions Arena
Jan 7               Denver, CO                 Pepsi Center
Jan 9               Tulsa, OK                    BOK Center
Jan 10             N. Little Rock, AR        Verizon Arena
Jan 12             San Antonio, TX          AT&T Center
Jan 15             New Orleans, LA        New Orleans Arena
Jan 16             Birmingham, AL           BJCC Arena
Jan 18             Nashville, TN               Bridgestone Arena
Jan 19             Greensboro, NC          Greensboro Coliseum
Jan 22             Charlotte, NC               Time Warner Cable Arena
Jan 23             Atlanta, GA                 Philips Arena
Jan 25             Orlando, FL                 Amway Center
Jan 26             Miami, FL                     American Airlines Arena

About Justin Bieber
With worldwide album sales in excess of 15 million units, Justin has dominated pop culture and social media for more than two years.  He has over 43 million Facebookfans, more than 22 million Twitter followers, and over 2.9 billion YouTube views – he is far and away the most popular YouTube artist of all time, and received the 2012 Billboard Music Award for Social Artist of the Year.

BELIEVE follows Justin’s #1 Christmas album, Under The Mistletoe, which was his third #1 Soundscan debut in just 18 months, making him the first solo artist in Billboard history to chart three #1 albums before his 18th birthday (on March 1st).  Prior to Under The Mistletoe, My World 2.0 entered Soundscan at #1 in 2010 (containing “Baby,” ranked the #1 most viewed YouTube video, currently over 738 million views); and Never Say Never: The Remixes entered at #1 in 2011, the soundtrack to the highest domestic-grossing concert film in U.S. history.

AEG Live, the live-entertainment division of Los Angeles-based AEG, is dedicated to all aspects of live contemporary music performance.  AEG Live is comprised of touring, festival, exhibition, broadcast, merchandise and special event divisions, fifteen regional offices and owns, operates or exclusively booksthirty-five state-of-the-art venues.  The current and recent concert tour roster includes artists such as Alicia Keys, American Idol Live, Bon Jovi, Carrie Underwood, Daughtry, Enrique Iglesias, Jennifer Lopez, Justin Bieber, Kenny Chesney, Leonard Cohen, Paul McCartney, Taylor Swift, The Black Eyed Peas, Trey Songz and Wisin & Yandel.  The company is also currently producing residency shows at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas including Celine Dion, Rod Stewart and Shania Twain opening in December and is the exclusive promoter at The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Las Vegas.  AEG Live is also the largest producer of music festivals in North America from the critically acclaimed Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival to Stagecoach Country Music Festival and New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival. 
www.aeglive.comAbout AEG Live

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