NEW YORK, — Superstar and cultural icon Beyonce is bringing her 2007 world tour to North America for a series of live concerts beginning...


NEW YORK, — Superstar and cultural icon Beyonce is bringing her 2007 world tour to North America for a series of live concerts beginning Friday, July 6, at the Superdome in New Orleans. “The Beyonce Experience brought to you by Samsung and L’Oreal Paris,” kicks off April 10 in Tokyo and is currently set to run stateside through September (see itinerary following). The chart-topping contemporary R&B soul singer Robin Thicke will appear as support act on Beyonce’s North American tour.

VIP Concert Tour Packages are available exclusively at WeLoveBeyonce.com

Further details on presales and public on-sales for other cities on Beyonce’s 2007 world tour itinerary will be available on her official fan site.

The most eagerly-anticipated tour of the year, “The Beyonce Experience brought to you by Samsung and L’Oreal Paris” showcases the international music and film star, along with her sizzling all-female band, performing musical hits, classics, and surprises in a newly-created high-tech state-of-the-art concert environment.

Beyonce recently set the all-time record for the biggest chart jump in the history of the Billboard Hot 100 when “Beautiful Liar,” her superstar duet with Shakira, bulleted an unprecedented 91 slots (#94* to #3*) upward in a single week.

The first single from Beyonce’s B’DAY Deluxe Edition, “Beautiful Liar,” an irresistible Latin/pop anthem of feminine empowerment, entered Billboard’s Hot Digital Songs and Hot Digital Tracks charts at #1.

Music World/Columbia Records has recently released Beyonce’s B’DAY Deluxe Edition, an expanded two-CD edition of the pop icon’s best-selling Grammy- winning solo album, in stores now.

Also available now: Beyonce’s B’DAY Anthology Video Album. For sale exclusively at Wal-Mart Stores Inc., the B’DAY Anthology Video Album includes Beyonce’s videos for “Kitty Kat (intro)”, “Greenlight,” “Upgrade U” featuring Jay-Z, “Deja Vu,” “Ring The Alarm,” “Irreplaceable,” “Listen,” “Suga Mama,” “Get Me Bodied,” “Freakum Dress,” “Flaws & All,” and “Beautiful Liar” featuring Shakira. As an added bonus, the video collection features fifteen minutes of exclusive behind-the-scene footage.

The Beyonce Experience is brought to you by Samsung and L’Oreal Paris.
Fri 7/6 New Orleans, LA Superdome
Sat 7/7 Memphis, TN FedEx Forum
Sun 7/8 St. Louis, MO Savvis Center
Wed 7/11 Monterrey, Mexico Monterrey Arena
Fri 7/13 Dallas, TX American Airlines Center
Sat 7/14 Houston, TX Toyota Center
Sun 7/15 San Antonio, TX AT&T Center
Wed 7/18 Nashville, TN Gaylord Entertainment Center
Fri 7/20 Atlanta, GA Philips Arena
Sat 7/21 Tampa, FL St. Pete Times Forum
Sun 7/22 Ft. Lauderdale, FL BankAtlantic Center
Tue 7/24 Orlando, FL AMWAY Arena
Fri 7/27 Charlotte, NC Bobcat Arena
Sat 7/28 Raleigh, NC RBC Center
Sun 7/29 Hampton, VA Hampton Coliseum
Tue 7/31 Albany, NY Pepsi Arena
Wed 8/1 Uncasville, CT Mohegan
Sun Thu 8/2 TBD
Fri 8/3 Meadowlands, NJ Continental Airline Arena
Sat 8/4 NYC Madison Square Garden
Wed 8/8 Baltimore, MD 1st Mariner Arena
Thu 8/9 Washington DC Verizon Center
Fri 8/10 Philadelphia, PA Wachovia Center
Sat 8/11 Atlantic City, NJ TBD
Sun 8/12 Boston, MA Fleet Center
Tue 8/14 Montreal, QC Bell Centre
Wed 8/15 Toronto, ON Air Canada
Fri 8/17 Detroit, MI Palace
Sat 8/18 Chicago, IL United Center
Sun 8/19 Cleveland, OH Quicken Arena
Wed 8/22 Denver, CO Pepsi Arena
Fri 8/24 Phoenix, AZ US Airways Center
Sat 8/25 Las Vegas, NV MGM
Sun 8/26 San Diego, CA TBD
Thu 8/30 Lake Tahoe, CA Harrah’s Outdoor Theatre
Fri 8/31 Oakland, CA Oakland Arena Sat 9/1 Anaheim, CA Honda Center
Sun 9/2 Los Angeles, CA Staples Center
Wed 9/5 TBD
Thu 9/6 Calgary, Canada Pengrowth Saddledome
Fri 9/7 Vancouver, Canada GM Place.