Beyonce to bring Mrs Carter World Tour to UK in 2014

Beyonce to bring Mrs Carter world tour to UK in 2014

The show will call at Glasgow, Birmingham, Manchester and London in February and March

UPDATE: Beyonce surprised the world by releasing her self-titled fifth studio album today via iTunes. The text below has been amended.

Beyonce has just announced that she'll visit the UK as part of her Mrs Carter World Tour in 2014. The singer will visit Glasgow, Birmingham, Manchester and London in February and March next year, before going on to visit Dublin, Cologne, Amsterdam, Antwerp, Barcelona and Lisbon.

The tour will be in support of her self-titled fifth studio album, which she released via iTunes today. Beyonce has already recorded videos for 17 of the album's 31 tracks in locations around the globe, and signed up the likes of Timbaland, Missy Elliott, The-Dream, Pharrell and Justin Timberlake as collaborators. She's also kept busy in 2013 by performing at the Super Bowl, releasing Destiny's Child compilation Love Songs, covering Amy Winehouse's 'Back to Black' for the Great Gatsby soundtrack and contributing to albums from Destiny's Child bandmate Kelly Rowland and Jay Z (aka Mr Carter).

Tickets for the UK leg leg of the Mrs Carter World Tour will go on sale from 10am on Mon 16 Dec – for full venue, date and pricing info, plus ticketing links, check the tour details below.

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