The rise and fall of impresario Don Cornelius, who created the dance show, "Soul Train," against the backdrop of an unforgiving Hollywood in the 1970s.

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Premiere Date: Feb/5/2019

Genre: Drama

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American Soul season 1 episode 8

Season 1, Episode 8: Nothing Ventured... Nothing Gained

When Dick Clark debuts a rival show, Don enlists the help of a renowned activist to take him down; JT makes a deal with the Crips in order to protect his family; Tessa auditions for a dance troupe and has a run-in with her past....

Air Date: Mar 19, 2019

American Soul season 1 episode 9

Season 1, Episode 9: 68 BC

In 1968, Don takes one step toward his dreams while dealing with his father's failing health; an estranged uncle with a dark agenda threatens the Clarkes' security; the Tuckers put the move to Oklahoma on hold so JT can pursue music....

Air Date: Mar 26, 2019

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