Rihanna plans Anti World Tour stop in New Orleans in 2016 _lowres

FILE - In this Friday, Oct. 2, 2015, file photo, singer Rihanna poses before Christian Dior's Spring-Summer 2016 ready-to-wear fashion collection to be presented during the Paris Fashion Week, in Paris. Rihanna announced Monday, Nov. 9, 2015, that actor-comedian Kevin Hart will host her second annual Diamond Ball charity event on Dec. 10, in Santa Monica, Calif. (AP Photo/Thibault Camus, File)

Grammy Award-winner and global pop star Rihanna will be coming to New Orleans as part of her Anti World Tour.

The singer will perform on Tuesday, March 8, 2016, at the Smoothie King Center. Tickets go on sale Dec. 3 at www.livenation.com, according to a news release from the Smoothie King Center.

American Express card members can purchase Anti World Tour tickets before the general public beginning 10 a.m. Nov. 30 through 10 p.m. Dec. 2 through the American Express UNSTAGED App

The Anti World Tour kicks off Feb. 26 and will stop in nearly 40 cities.

Travis Scott will be the special guest on the tour.