The Bruce Springsteen Timeline

September 2 1988

The Human Rights Now! Tour starts out at Wembley Stadium in London. Apart from Bruce, the lineup consists of Sting, Peter Gabriel, Youssour N'Dour and Tracy Chapman. Bruce and the E Street Band close the show with an 80 minute set, which they will do for most of the shows.

September-October 1988

The Human Rights Now! Tour rolls across the world with shows in Europe, Africa, Asia, North America and South America.

October 10 1988

The tour ends with a huge show in Buenos Aires, Argentina, parts of which are later broadcast on TV worldwide. This is also the last announced show with the E Street Band until 1999.