LONDON, March 1 (UPI) -- U.S. pop star Lady Gaga announced plans Monday to add dates to her Monster Ball concert tour.
Following her upcoming, sold-out shows in the United Kingdom, Australia and Japan, Lady Gaga is to begin performing another run of concerts May 7 in Sweden. She will then head to Germany, the Netherlands, Belgium and France before returning to the United Kingdom, Live Nation said.
Lady Gaga is also set to return to North America in June for a 30-city tour. The North American itinerary and on-sale information will be announced soon, Live Nation said.
It was also announced that Live Nation Global Touring will act as international tour promoter and producer for the Monster Ball Tour under the direction of Arthur Fogel, chief executive officer and chairman of Live Nation global touring.
"We're absolutely thrilled to be taking the Monster Ball Tour to fans around the world. Lady Gaga is a truly exceptional artist and the production is beyond amazing," Fogel said in a statement.