Manila to finally have a piece of Britney Spears

Singer Britney Spears arrives at the annual Clive Davis pre-Grammy gala at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on February 11, 2017. Spears made the long-awaited announcement on her Facebook page Tuesday noon Manila time. “Excited to be performing in Manila this summer!” Spears wrote.
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Filipino fans can finally have a piece of Britney Spears as the world-renowned pop icon is set to light up Manila with her first concert in the country in June.

Spears made the long-awaited announcement on her Facebook page Tuesday noon Manila time.

"Excited to be performing in Manila this summer!" Spears wrote.

Since her announcement, netizens couldn't contain their excitement with Britney Spears trending at No. 2 on Twitter as of writing.

Her concert, her first in the country, will be held at the Mall of Asia Arena in June 15.

Tickets will be on sale starting April 5. No other details on ticket prices have been given as of writing.

Spears has to date released nine albums over the last two decades, with "Glory" being the latest.

Kids during the '90s grew up to her iconic songs "Baby One More Time," "Oops! I Did It Again" and "Toxic." Avid fans saw her career and style change through such songs as "Lucky," "Piece of Me," "Hold It Against Me" and "Make Me…"