How to Watch Sun Records Online without Cable


Sun Records is the story of the birth of rock ‘n’ roll. Sam Phillips guided the careers of young musicians that would become legends, fom Johnny Cash to Elvis Presley to Jerry Lee Lewis. Their country sound was combined with the R&B created by artists like BB King and Fats Domino. Sun Records looks at the rise to fame of these artists amidst the political uprising and social unrest of the civil rights movement.

Sun Records will begin airing on February 23 at 10 p.m. ET on CMT. If you don’t have cable, you have a few ways that you can watch Sun Records without cable. Keep reading and you’ll learn how to stream Sun Records online.


Watch the Sun Records Live Stream on DIRECTV NOW

The great thing about DIRECTV NOW is that they offer packages that are similar to cable, but they are a lot cheaper! The “Live a Little” package is the first of multiple packages that are available through DIRECTV NOW. Live a Little includes 60 channels for $35 each month. You can watch Cartoon Network, AMC, FOX News, FS1, ESPN, CMT, TBS, and TNT. Each package includes more channels than the previous channels plus more. HBO and Cinemax are available for just $5 a piece each month. You can use DIRECTV NOW with Chromecast, mobile devices, Apple TV, and Amazon Fire TV.

Every membership starts with a free one-week trial. This gives you a chance to watch Sun Records online free. Keep an eye out for specials, too, as DIRECTV NOW often offers deals for prepaying for service. You can read our DIRECTV NOW review for more details.


Sling TV is Offering the Sun Records Live Stream on CMT

Sling TV is one of the easiest ways to watch Sun Records online. CMT is available as an add-on channel that you can get with any of the three Sling TV packages. To add CMT you’ll need the Comedy Plus Extra package for $5/month. In addition to CMT, this package includes MTV, GSN, Logo, TV Land, and other channels. You can pair this add-on with the Sling TV Orange package, which provides more than 30 channels for $20. With the Sling TV Orange package, you’ll get AMC, A&E, Freeform, ESPN, TNT, and TBS. Sling TV works with streaming devices of all kinds including Roku, Chromecast, Amazon Fire TV, and other devices.

You can watch Sun Records online free when you sign up for Sling TV’s one week trial offer. If you’re interested in member specials, keep an eye out for deals that get you free streaming devices. Our Sling TV review has more information.


Is Sun Records on Hulu?


Sun Records streaming is not available on Hulu. If Hulu adds Sun Records streaming on their lineup, we will do our best to update this. Here’s our Hulu review, if you’d like to learn more.


Is Sun Records on Amazon Prime?

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There is currently no way to stream Sun Records with Amazon Prime. If you wanted to buy episodes you could stream Sun Records with Amazon Instant. However, buying generally ends up costing more than if you could use a subscription service. You can learn all about Amazon Prime, here.


Is Sun Records on Netflix?


Sun Records is not currently streaming on Netflix, though it could be added in the future. As this is a mini-series, it’s possible that Sun Records streaming could be available within a few months. Unfortunately, there is no way at this point to know if you’ll be able to stream Sun Records on Netflix (review) soon.

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