And the star also announces her first ever shows in Ireland...

BRITNEY SPEARS has announced that she will play two extra dates as part of her UK tour, as well performing her first ever Irish shows in DUBLIN.

The pop princess has added a new concert at London’s Wembley Arena on May 4, preceding the already confirmed date on May 3.

In her first tour of the UK for four years, Spears will also play another show at Glasgow’ s SECC on April 29, in addition to her April 30 appearance.

The European leg of her tour will kick off on April 27 and 28, when she plays her first Irish shows at Dublin’s The Point.

As previously reported on NME.COM, Britney said of her UK tour: “I’m really thrilled to be coming back to tour the UK. I love the British fans and the crowds are always fun.”

She added: “This is going to be my best tour yet and I hope that you really enjoy it.”

The full dates are:

Dublin The Point (April 27 – 28)

Glasgow SECC (April 29 – 30)

Manchester MEN Arena (May 1)

London Wembley Arena (3 – 4)

Birmingham NIA (5)

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