On October 7, 1996, he was in Tunisia. It was the first night for Michael Jackson on African soil. He was very excited to host a show in other places that America and Europe and he chose to do so, for the first time, Tunisia, who was happy and delighted to welcome him, arms open.
"I want to make this event, an important event in Tunisia and especially pay the proceeds from the evening to a Tunisian charity. I'll talk in more detail when the project is put together, "explained Michael in the European press. Michael Jackson planned Tunis as the first African destination in the tour "History Tour", which began on 7 September 1996 in Prague before more than 130,000 people and ended on 15 October 1997. It was the biggest tour made by a solo artist in over 82 concerts together nearly 4.5 million people.
In contrast the big stars who come to Tunis late career, Jackson was among us in His greater glory and after selling just a year back, one of his most successful, History albums, released in 1995. During his stay in Tunis, the King of Pop was friendly with the media and the thousands of fans who came to greet him.
He used the techniques and sophisticated equipment to present the concert was a success. The show was only about Tunisia for months or years. Many of us attended this event. Of the whole country, young and old were on hand to see the true greatest Pop Star to Menzeh Stadium, the largest space at the time in Tunisia. Since the beginning of the afternoon viewers, already in the middle of the stage, only waiting for him ...
With the professionalism he has, Michael gave his love and his full power during the concert by offering its audience surprises miraculous. Who among us was not amazed by the magic of her on stage? Mists, special effects and high-tech ... nobody so far has not been able to offer us such a spectacle. This is the most wonderful memories of many Tunisians. It will always remain etched in our memory.
Setlist: Scream/TDCAU/In the closet WBSS Stranger in Moscow Smooth Criminal You are not alone The way you make me feel I want you back/The love you save/I'll be there Billie Jean Thriller Beat it Come together/D.S Dangerous Black or white Earth song We are the world/Heal the world History (Incomplet)