Lady GaGa is going to go ahead with her tour with or without Kanye West. The ecclectic pop singer  has announced that she’s going to go on tour with the XXL Freshman alum Kid Cudi.

GaGa made an official announcement about the tour today (October 15): “Due to diligent work and preparation, The Monster Ball will begin on November 27 in Montreal. The Monster Ball is a multimedia artistic experience in the style of the first-ever ‘pop electro opera.’”

The opening tour date (Nov. 27) conincides with the release of GaGa’s deluxe double album The Fame: Monster. The tour is scheduled to make stops in Boston, Camden, Las Vegas, San Diego, Los Angeles, Atlanta, Orlando, St. Louis, Chicago, Detroit, and Atlantic City along with five stops in Canada. It will end January 21 at Radio City Music Hall in New York City. Miami will host the New Year’s Eve show.

GaGa originally planned to co-headline The Fame Kills tour with Kanye West but the it was cancelled abruptly and without explanation. –Brooklyne Gipson