Sun Records

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  • TV-14
  • 2017
  • 1 Season
  • 7.7  (875)

This drama series is set in the early days of rock and roll, as the legendary record label launches the careers of future superstars Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash and Jerry Lee Lewis. The series is able to pull in all the social drama of the 1950s, as the label's artists and executives encounter racial and religious prejudices and intolerance. The series aired for a single season on CMT.

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Finishing School
8. Finishing School
April 13, 2017
Colonel Tom Parker insists on assuming control of Elvis' career, but Sam struggles with the decision to release his star. Meanwhile, Jerry Lee's philandering catches up with him; and Johnny starts his own band.
No Favors Here
7. No Favors Here
April 6, 2017
Elvis gets a taste of the limelight when he starts playing live shows; Colonel Tom Parker scams his way out of debt and has his sights set on Elvis; Johnny returns from overseas to begin his life with Vivian.
Who They Were Meant To Be
6. Who They Were Meant To Be
March 30, 2017
Sam and Marion take Elvis on the road to promote "Blue Moon"; Colonel Tom Parker has major consequences for his gambling; Jerry Lee tries to stay on a moral path now that he is married.
Rising Sun
5. Rising Sun
March 23, 2017
Sam finds another hit with Johnny Bragg and the Prisonaires; Becky makes an unexpected announcement; Elvis enlists Sam to help him record a song for his mother; Johnny takes his relationship with Vivian to the next level.
Never Better
4. Never Better
March 16, 2017
Sam's increasing panic attacks lead to a radical new medical procedure; Elvis tries to win Trixie back; Johnny Cash, who is overseas, makes a decision that affects his girlfriend back home.
Record Man Blues
3. Record Man Blues
March 9, 2017
Sam struggles to find the follow-up hit to Ike Turner’s “Rocket 88.” Colonel Tom Parker’s deceiving ways are exposed. Jerry Lee Lewis and Jimmy Swaggart have their eye on the same girl.
Outta The Groove
2. Outta The Groove
March 2, 2017
Sam records B.B. King, but his new label continues to struggle. Elvis is inspired by African-American music, but is criticized by his family and girlfriend for crossing racial lines.
706 Union
1. 706 Union
February 23, 2017
Sam Phillips moves his family to Memphis to open a recording studio and to find his first hit musical act. Instead, he rekindles a steamy affair. Young Elvis Presley and Johnny Cash struggle at home.
Sun Records
Sun Records

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This drama series is set in the early days of rock and roll, as the legendary record label launches the careers of future superstars Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash and Jerry Lee Lewis. The series is able to pull in all the social drama of the 1950s, as the label's artists and executives encounter racial and religious prejudices and intolerance. The series aired for a single season on CMT.Sun Records is a series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (8 episodes). The series first aired on February 23, 2017.

Where to Watch Sun Records

Sun Records is available for streaming on the CMT website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Sun Records on demand at Amazon, CMT, Vudu, Google Play and Apple TV.

  • Premiere Date
    February 23, 2017
  • IMDB Rating
    7.7  (875)