Ariana Grande announces The Listening Sessions Tour

Ariana Grande announces her upcoming month long tour titled, The Listening Sessions, presented by AEG Live. The tour will kick off in Maryland on August 13 and will wrap up in Kansas City on August 31 hitting 9 major markets in total.

During the spring of 2013 Ariana Grande’s singing career took off after her breakout single for Republic Records, "The Way" featuring Mac Miller, which went platinum in just ten weeks and scored Ariana her first Billboard Top 10. She is currently working on her debut album set for release this year.

Along the way, she built a staggering social media presence, making her one of the "Most Asked Actors" on the internet.The Huffington Post listed her as the "Third Most Influential Actress Online" above Miley Cyrus and Jennifer Aniston, while Billboard even dubbed her "Most Influential Person to Watch Online". To date, she has amassed over 7.5 million Twitter followers, several million Facebook likes, 5.2 million Instagram followers, and 300 million YouTube/VEVO views.

Ariana also stars as Cat Valentine on Nickelodeon's "Sam & Cat", which is currently the network's number-one live-action series, airing on Saturday nights.

Tickets for Ariana Grande’s “The Listening Sessions” Tour will go on sale on Friday, July 19 at 10am and will be available at,, or the venue box office.

The Listening Sessions Tour

Aug 13 Silver Spring, MD The Fillmore
Aug 14 New York, NY Best Buy Theater*
Aug 16 Philadelphia, PA Electric Factory
Aug 17 Red Bank, NJ Count Basie Theatre*
Aug 18 Lowell, MA Lowell Memorial Auditorium
Aug 27 Toronto, ON Sound Academy
Aug 28 Royal Oak, MI Royal Oak Music Theatre
Aug 29 Rosemont, IL Rosemont Theatre
Aug 31 Kansas City, MO The Midland by AMC
*New York and New Jersey shows are on sale at Noon.

You can follow Ariana on Twitter @ArianaGrande and Facebook.