m005Kylie Minogue is set to return to the US with a 16-date tour in April.

The 42-year-old Aussie singer has officially announced her plans to play a series of concerts across North America as part of her Aphrodite tour.

She said in a statement, “The reaction to Aphrodite has been absolutely incredible and has inspired me and my creative team to develop a new show that will take all of us on a euphoric journey of joy, excitement, and glamour.

“I can’t wait to get on the road and see all my fans in 2011.”

The tour will kick off in Montreal on April 28, before going on to New York, Boston, Atlanta, Washington DC, Orlando and Houston, Dallas, Ft Lauderdale, San Francisco and Los Angeles, Guadalajara, Mexico City and Monterey before concluding in Las Vegas on May 22.