Jay-Z will headline a series of intimate performances beginning July 3 at the Pearl in the Palms Casino in Las Vegas, the former's representative has confirmed to Billboard.biz. The Brooklyn rapper will be backed by a full band and will be accompanied by singer Ciara, who will open all stops.

"I will say it because the information has been leaked. Me and Jay-Z will be doing a 10-city tour run together! More details coming soon! [sic]" Ciara revealed on Twitter Monday (May 11). Before the Jay-Z tour, Ciara will support Britney Spears on the European leg of the "Circus" tour in June.

Five dates have been confirmed so far:

July 3: Las Vegas, NV (The Pearl At The Palms Casino Resort)
July 4: Las Vegas, NV (The Pearl At The Palms Casino Resort)
July 7: Chicago, IL (Charter One Pavilion At Northerly Island)
July 10: Uncasville, CT (Mohegan Sun Arena)
July 12: Atlanta, GA (Chastain Park Amphitheatre)

More dates to be announced.