LEEDS, ENGLAND - AUGUST 30: Su-metal of Babymetal performs on day 3 of The Leeds Festival at Bramham Park on August 30, 2015
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Babymetal's world takeover approaches. Late last year we told you our favorite ladies of heavy music will hit the road in 2016, releasing a new album along their way. Today they've added more tour dates.

If you haven't already, make sure to read our most recent interview with Babymetal (they answer your questions!) and flip through our list of the 23 rock albums we need to hear in 2016. You'll see at least three familiar faces.

Babymetal U.S. Tour Dates 2016:

5/04 New York, NY @ Playstation Theater
5/05 Boston, MA @ House of Blues*
5/07 Philadelphia, PA @ Electric Factory
5/08 Concord, NC @ Monster Energy Carolina Rebellion (Festival)
5/10 Silver Spring, MD @ The Fillmore
5/11 Detroit, MI @ The Fillmore
5/13 Chicago, IL @ House of Blues
5/14 Somerset, WI @ Northern Invasion(Festival)
7/12 Seattle, WA @ Showbox SoDo*
7/14 San Francisco, CA @ Regency Ballroom*
7/15 Los Angeles, CA @ Wiltern Theater*

* = New Dates