Taylor Swift announces two Phoenix-area concert dates

Nov 3, 2014, 2:09 PM | Updated: 2:09 pm
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PHOENIX — Monday was a good day for Taylor Swift fans in the Phoenix metro area.

The immensely popular singer announced two 2015 tour dates — Aug. 17-18 — at Gila River Arena in Glendale, Ariz. If those dates don’t work, she’s also playing two shows in Los Angeles on Aug. 25-26.

The tour will promote Swift’s newest album, “1989,” which has sold about 1.3 million copies in its first week, making it the best-selling album of 2014.

A note to parents: Tickets for Swift’s upcoming shows will go on presale Friday, just in time for payday.

KTAR’s Clayton Klapper contributed to this report.

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Taylor Swift announces two Phoenix-area concert dates