One Direction to perform at Lincoln Financial Field for North American Tour

In this Dec. 7, 2012 file photo, members of One Direction, from left, Liam Payne, Zayn Malik, Harry Styles, Niall Horan, and Louis Tomlinson perform at Z100's Jingle Ball 2012 in New York. It's a crowded tour market and everyone is competing for your entertainment dollar. (Evan Agostini/Invision/AP)

On Tuesday, global Brit-pop superstar group One Direction announced dates for the North American portion of their “Where We Are 2014” stadium tour.

This week the group took home two honors from the American Music Awards including "Best Pop/Rock Album" and "Best Pop/Rock Group" and released their latest studio album, Midnight Memories; which is already charting at #1 around the planet.

This 21-city tour will make a stop in Philadelphia at Lincoln Financial Field on Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2014. Tickets go on sale on Saturday, Dec. 7 at 10 a.m. and will be available at,, Ticketmaster Outlets, by-phone at 800-745-3000. A special pre-sale begins today for Citi cardmembers – more info here. Fans will have additional opportunities to purchase tickets early starting Dec. 3 by signing up for a Facebook RSVP.