Lady Gaga Joanne World Tour in Kansas City November 15.

Fresh from her outstanding performance at the Superbowl, the Lady Gaga Joanne World Tour has announced they are kicking off in North America on August 1 and Europe on Sept. 22.  She will be appearing in Kansas City on November 15 at the Sprint Center.  Tickets for the concert in Kansas City on November 15 will go on sale Monday, February 20 at 10 am at LiveNation.com, the Price Chopper Box Office at Sprint Center or 888-929-7849.

Grammy and Golden Globe winner and Academy Award-nominated Lady Gaga is a one-of-a kind artist and performer. She has amassed an outstanding 30 million global album sales and 150 million single sales, making her one of the best-selling musicians of all time. Gaga is also one of the biggest living forces in social media with over 61 million likes on Facebook, over 65.1 million followers on Twitter and over 21.3 million followers on Instagram. Her fifth studio album “Joanne” was recently released and debuted at #1 on the Billboard Top 200, marking her 4th consecutive #1 album - the first female to do so in the 2010s.

All arena performances in North America & Europe will feature general admission on the floor, the four North America stadium shows have reserved seating on the floor with reserved seating in all venues in the stands. There will be a ticket limit of 8 tickets per transaction for all first day sales. Citi cardmembers can take advantage of a special pre-sale opportunity for show dates in the United States, beginning Wednesday February 8 at 9 am through Sunday, February 12 at 5 pm for all performances going on sale on Monday, February 13.  For concerts going on sale the following Monday, February 20 the Citi cardmembers may access pre-sale tickets from Wednesday, February 15 at 9am through Sunday, February 19 at 5 pm (all times local). For complete pre-sale details visit: citiprivatepass.com. There is an 8 ticket limit per transaction. Lady Gaga Joanne World Tour is produced by Live Nation Global Touring.

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