EAST RUTHERFORD - Officials at MetLife Stadium say Paul McCartney will play a concert there in early August.

They announced at a news conference Wednesday that McCartney will perform at the northern New Jersey stadium on Aug. 7.

The MetLife Stadium show will be McCartney’s only performance in the tri-state area, according to the show’s promoter.

Tickets for the concert will go on sale Friday, April 22. There are six tiers of ticket prices ranging from $19.50 to $275.

The concert is part of McCartney’s "One on One" world tour. He hasn't performed in New Jersey since 2002.

The Associated Press wire services contributed to this report.