Billboard Bits: Chayanne, Jeff Tweedy, Scissor Sisters

Puerto Rican pop star Chayanne will kick off a 21-stop U.S. tour April 20 at Miami's American Airlines Arena. The stateside shows, which are also coming to Chicago, New York, Los Angeles, El Paso, Hid

Puerto Rican pop star Chayanne will kick off a 21-stop U.S. tour April 20 at Miami's American Airlines Arena. The stateside shows, which are also coming to Chicago, New York, Los Angeles, El Paso, Hidalgo and Houston, Texas, are part of a 100-city world tour that begins Jan. 27 in Santiago, Chile.

Fresh off nine dates in Mexico, Chayanne is prepping a new album for release in March via Sony BMG.

-- Ayala Ben-Yehuda, L.A.