Jessie J to join Katy Perry tour in the US

07/06/11

Jessie J

Jessie J is to support Katy Perry during a string of gigs in America later this year.

The Essex star will be the main support act on Perry's California Dreams US tour taking place between 15-22 November.

The Price Tag singer will perform at shows in Hartford, New York, Las Vegas, Oakland and Los Angeles.

Tweeting about the news Jessie J said: "I'm so excited Katy Perry. Thank you for having me."

Jessie J recently announced details of her own UK tour set for October and November.

The full dates are:

Birmingham Academy - 17 October

Doncaster Dome - 19

Manchester Apollo - 21

Liverpool University - 22

Bournemouth International Centre - 23

Bridlington Spa - 26

Plymouth Pavilions - 27

Cardiff Motorpoint Arena - 29

Leeds Academy - 30

London Hammersmith Apollo - 1 November

Brighton Centre - 3