UPDATE: One Direction coming to Raymond James Stadium in Tampa
That rip you just heard was the sound of your pre-teen daughter tearing up her Christmast list. Because One Direction is reportedly coming to Tampa, and you know she'll want tickets.
According to various reports around the Internet, the chart-topping British boy band are coming to Raymond James Stadium on Oct. 3, 2014. The information leaked from Live Nation, according to several sites, but was apparently confirmed on 93.3-FLZ's website, which promised more details on the air Monday morning. And then there's the photo you see above, featuring One Direction in Bucs gear, which comes from justjaredjr.com. Apparently, the boys took photos wearing the home garb for every team whose stadium is on their forthcoming tour.
Yes, we know, Oct. 3 is nearly a year in the future. And American stadium tours are serious business -- are One Direction really at the level of Kenny Chesney and U2? Seems like they are. And you know plenty of young girls will be getting tickets for Christmas.
No ticket details have been announced, but we'll keep you posted whenever there's an official announcement.
***UPDATE*** 93.3-FLZ just announced on The Kane Show that tickets will go on sale to the public Dec. 7, but they'll be giving away tickets all next week.
***UPDATE NO. 2*** And it's now official. One Direction announced Tuesday morning that they'll be going on tour, and tickets to the Oct. 3 Raymond James Stadium show will go on sale Dec. 7. One Direction tickets are $39.50-$99.50, according to Ticketmaster. And click here to win tickets from 93.3-FLZ.