Britney Spears coming to Philadelphia

<div class="meta image-caption"><div class="origin-logo origin-image none"><span>none</span></div><span class="caption-text">Singer Britney Spears performs on ABC&#39;s &#34;Good Morning America&#34; show at the Big Apple Circus in New York on Tuesday, Dec. 2, 2008.</span></div>
June 10, 2009 7:49:31 AM PDT
Britney Spears' "Circus" tour is getting an encore. Holly Shakoor, publicist for Britney Spears, confirms that concerts will be held in several U.S. cities, including New York, Philadelphia, Las Vegas and Los Angeles.

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The shows will kick off Aug. 20 in Canada. Concerts are also scheduled for North Carolina, Iowa, Oklahoma and Texas.

They will follow Spears' concerts in London and several other European cities. The 27-year-old singer also announced this week that her tour will go to Australia in November.

RELATED: Britney Spears' website

Spears' "Circus" tour reached second place in recent box-office gross rankings by Pollstar.

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