American Soul

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  • TV-14
  • 2019
  • 2 Seasons
  • 7.0  (513)

This drama series creates a fictionalized version of the life and career of Don Cornelius, the entrepreneur best known for creating the 70s dance show Soul Train. The series debuted on the BET cable network in 2019. Sinqua Walls, Jason Dirden, Iantha Richardson, Christopher Jefferson, Katlyn Nichol, Jelani Winston, and Kelly Price star.

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Seasons
So Long, Sucker
8. So Long, Sucker
July 15, 2020
As Don battles with his raging migraines, he looks to secure a new talk show with the Network. After surviving their near-death experience in 207, Simone and JT search for their own independence and win over Aiya's foster parents.
Love Will Keep Us Together
7. Love Will Keep Us Together
July 8, 2020
Don rushes back home to Chicago after his son Raymond alerts him of an altercation with the neighbor. Meanwhile, in the aftermath of 206, Ruby looks to get revenge on Don and Gerald.
Low Rider
6. Low Rider
July 1, 2020
When the Soul Train Club is raided, tensions between Don and Gerald reach a boiling point with Ruby stirring the pot. Meanwhile, Simone steps into a new role when JT's plans for his sister take an unexpected turn.
Say You Love Me
5. Say You Love Me
June 24, 2020
On the eve of their performance of Soul Train, James Brown loses his best musicians Fred Wesley and Maceo Parker. Don and Gerald help James get them back while learning a lesson in humility.
Lovely Day
4. Lovely Day
June 17, 2020
An eclectic Sly and The Family Stone bring their unusual pre-showpractices to set. Meanwhile in an effort to pull crossover audiences and advertisers to Soul Train, Brooks gets Don to book Elton on Soul Train.
Satisfaction
3. Satisfaction
June 10, 2020
Don tries to salvage a performance with the Pointer sisters despite June flying off the rails.
Fame
2. Fame
June 3, 2020
Don struggles to get the respect from popular advertisers despite the popularity of his show. After her return home to Los Angeles, Simone looks to rekindle her relationship with JT.
1975
1. 1975
May 27, 2020
While Soul Train has grown in popularity. Don deal with the stress of success. Meanwhile, Gerald is extorted by a former accomplice who now works for the Mob, Ruby.
American Soul
American Soul

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Description

This drama series creates a fictionalized version of the life and career of Don Cornelius, the entrepreneur best known for creating the 70s dance show Soul Train. The series debuted on the BET cable network in 2019. Sinqua Walls, Jason Dirden, Iantha Richardson, Christopher Jefferson, Katlyn Nichol, Jelani Winston, and Kelly Price star.

American Soul is a series that is currently running and has 2 seasons (18 episodes). The series first aired on February 5, 2019.

Where to Watch American Soul

American Soul is available for streaming on the BET website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch American Soul on demand at Apple TV+ and BET+, Paramount+, Amazon Prime, Philo and BET.

  • Premiere Date
    February 5, 2019
  • IMDB Rating
    7.0  (513)