Nicki Minaj Announces 'Pink Friday' North America Tour 2012

1 May 2012, 17:56 | Updated: 1 May 2012, 18:05

The 'Fly' rapper will embark on a 14-date jaunt in July and August to promote her latest album.

Nicki Minaj has announced US and Canadian tour dates for her 'Pink Friday' world tour.

The 'Starships' singer took to her Twitter account earlier today (1st May) to reveal the 14-date North American outing which will see her perform in Chicago on the 16th July before climaxing a month later in Vancouver on the 12th August.

The jaunt will follow her UK tour which will see her perform two consecutive nights at London's Hammersmith Apollo next month.

Meanwhile, the star is readying the release of the music video for her latest single 'Right By My Side' after revealing she had finished filming the promo this week.

Nicki Minaj's full North American tour dates are as follows:

Chicago, IL – The Chicago Theatre – 16th July
Detroit, MI – Fox Theatre Detroit – 17th July
Cleveland, OH – State Theatre at Playhouse Square – 19th July
Atlanta, GA – Fox Theatre Atlanta – 22nd July
Miami, FL – James L. Knight Center – 24th July
Birmingham, AL – Boutwell Auditorium – 26th July
Houston, TX – Bayou Music Center – 28th July
Dallas, TX – Verizon Theatre at Grand Prairie – 29th July
St. Louis, MO – Peabody Opera House – 31st July
Denver, CO – Wells Fargo Theatre – 2nd August
Las Vegas, NV – Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino – 4th August
Phoenix, AZ – Comerica Theatre – 7th August
Seattle, WA – Paramount Theatre – 11th August
Vancouver, BC – Queen Elizabeth Theatre – 12th August