Madonna's American tour starts in Philly

Madonna performs during halftime of the NFL Super Bowl XLVI football game between the New York Giants and the New England Patriots, Sunday, Feb. 5, 2012, in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

February 7, 2012 6:47:45 AM PST
Madonna's not finished with stadiums.

Live Nation Entertainment announced Tuesday that the Material Girl will go on tour for the first time since 2009.

On Sunday, she was the Super Bowl halftime performer at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis.

Her world tour will start May 29 in Tel Aviv, Israel. It will include performances in Istanbul, Brussels, Helsinki and Zurich.

The North American portion of the tour will begin in Philadelphia on August 28th at the Wells Fargo Center. Tickets will go on sale February 13th.

The tour will also visit South American and Australia.

Madonna's last tour, 2008-2009's "Sticky & Sweet," grossed more than $400 million.

Her new album, "MDNA," is scheduled for release March 26.


Complete list of tour dates on