Madonna's 'Drowned' Tour Kicks Off June 5
Madonna will embark on her Drowned World Tour on June 5 at the Cologne Arena in Cologne, Germany, Billboard Bulletin reports. The singer will conclude the six city European leg of the jaunt on July 4Madonna will embark on her Drowned World Tour on June 5 at the Cologne Arena in Cologne, Germany, Billboard Bulletin reports. The singer will conclude the six city European leg of the jaunt on July 4 at Earl's Court in London, and arrive in the U.S. with a July 21 date at the First Union Center in Philadelphia. She'll hit 12 American cities before closing with a Sept. 9 performance at the Staples Center in Los Angeles.
The excursion, in support of her chart-topping Maverick album "Music," is Madonna's first since 1993's the Girlie Show, which played mostly European cities.
In other Madonna news, Warner Bros. will release remastered editions of the artist's first three studio albums on May 29. The albums -- "Madonna," "Like A Virgin," and "True Blue" -- will each include two rare 12" dance mixes that have not previously been available on CD.
Here are Madonna's tour dates:
June 5: Cologne, Germany (Cologne Arena)
June 9: Barcelona, Spain (Palau Sant Jordi)
June 14: Milan, Italy (Fila Forum)
June 19: Berlin (Max Schmeling-Halle)
June 26: Pairs (Palace Onmisports de Paris Bercy)
July 4: London (Earl's Court)
July 21: Philadelphia (First Union Center)
July 25: New York (Madison Square Garden)
Aug. 2: East Rutherford, N.J. (Continental Airlines Arena)
Aug. 6: Boston (Fleet Center)
Aug. 10: Washington D.C. (MCI Center)
Aug. 14: Sunrise, Fla. (National Car Rental Center)
Aug. 19: Atlanta (Philips Arena)
Aug. 25: Auburn Hills, Mich. (Palace of Auburn Hills)
Aug. 28: Chicago (United Center)
Sept. 1: Las Vegas (MGM Grand)
Sept. 5: Oakland, Calif. (Oakland Arena)
Sept. 9: Los Angeles (Staples Center)