12/02/2008 at 10:00 AM EST
is coming to town!
After a five-year hiatus from touring, Britney Spears
is going back on the road with a 27-city North American tour that will begin in March, the singer announced on Tuesday's edition
of Good Morning America
, where she also celebrated her 27th birthday .
The singer – whose sixth studio album, Circus
, was also released Tuesday – will kick off The Circus Starring Britney Spears 2009 Tour
in New Orleans on March 3, with guests the Pussycat Dolls.
After wrapping the North American leg in Chicago on April 28, she'll also play London on June 3 and 4.
Tickets go on sale Saturday, Dec. 6. For a complete list of tour dates and ticket information, click here
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