Confirmed this morning by The Associated Press. Published by The Washington Post and NY Times.
NEW YORK — Janet Jackson is extending her uber-successful tour with more shows.
The pop icon says her State of the World Tour, which originally wrapped in December, will kick off new dates July 11 in Austin, Texas. Dates have also been added in Rogers, Arkansas; Cincinnati; Syracuse, New York; Hersey, Pennsylvania; Saratoga Springs, New York; Virginia Beach, Virginia; Raleigh; Charlotte; Miami; and Tampa.
Jackson’s State of the World Tour, which toured United States and Canada, was a critically acclaimed success. The singer will also play a number of music festivals this summer, including Essence, FYF, Panorama and Outside Lands.