Following it’s chart-topping impact in the UK after it’s January 24th release, Brit soulstress Adele prepares for the US release of her new album 21 [due on February 22nd – click for our review] announcing a string of North America tourdates in support.

The Grammy Award winning BRIT school graduate is to kick off her US tour in Washington, DC on May 12th and wrap it up on June 20th in Nashville, TN, with pre-sale tickets going onsale exclusively via www.Adele.tv on Wednesday Feb 9th at 12pm EST. The general public ticket sale follows shortly afterwards on Friday Feb 11th.

ADELE US TOURDATES 2011:
May 12 Washington, DC 9:30 Club
May 13 Philadelphia, PA Electric Factory
May 15 Boston, MA House of Blues
May 16 Montreal, QC Olympia Theater
May 18 Toronto, ON Kool Haus
May 19 New York, NY Beacon Theatre
May 23 Royal Oak, MI Royal Oak Music Theatre
May 24 Chicago, IL Riviera Theater
May 26 Minneapolis, MN First Avenue
May 28 Denver, CO Ogden Theatre
May 29 Salt Lake City, UT The Depot
May 31 Vancouver, BC Commodore Ballroom
May 31 Vancouver, BC Commodore Ballroom
June 1 Seattle, WA Showbox at the Market
June 3 Portland, OR Crystal Ballroom
June 4 San Francisco, CA The Warfield Theatre
June 8 San Diego, CA Humphreys Concerts by the Bay
June 9 Los Angeles, CA The Wiltern
June 12 Austin, TX Stubbs Waller Creek
June 15 Dallas, TX House of Blues
June 17 Atlanta, GA Tabernacle
June 18 Asheville, NC The Orange Peel
June 20 Nashville, TN Ryman Auditorium