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'''Samuel Cornelius Phillips''' (January 5, 1923 July 30, 2003) was an American musician, businessman, record executive, music producer, and disc jockey who is arguably one of the most important record producers, ''period''. From his modest Memphis recording studio, The Memphis Recording Service (also the site of his own record label, Sun Records), he started the careers of many of the artists that would change the musical landscape, starting in the mid-fifties:

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'''Samuel Samuel Cornelius Phillips''' Phillips (January 5, 1923 July 30, 2003) was an American musician, businessman, record executive, music producer, and disc jockey who is arguably one of the most important record producers, ''period''. From his modest Memphis recording studio, The Memphis Recording Service (also the site of his own record label, Sun Records), he started the careers of many of the artists that would change the musical landscape, starting in the mid-fifties:


The late Samuel Cornelius Phillips is arguably [[strike:the]] one of the most important record producers, ''period''. Don't believe me? Well, from his modest Memphis recording studio, The Memphis Recording Service (also the site of his own record label, Sun Records), he started the careers of many of the Artists that would change the musical landscape, starting in the mid-fifties:

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The late Samuel '''Samuel Cornelius Phillips Phillips''' (January 5, 1923 July 30, 2003) was an American musician, businessman, record executive, music producer, and disc jockey who is arguably [[strike:the]] one of the most important record producers, ''period''. Don't believe me? Well, from From his modest Memphis recording studio, The Memphis Recording Service (also the site of his own record label, Sun Records), he started the careers of many of the Artists artists that would change the musical landscape, starting in the mid-fifties:



...And a shit-ton of others. His was the studio that recorded "Rocket 88," often considered the first Rock and Roll song ever, by a band led by a man now best known for beating up his wife Tina Turner.

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...And a shit-ton of others. His was the studio that recorded "Rocket 88," often considered the first Rock and Roll song ever, by a band led by Ike Turner, a man now best known for being the husband of Music/TinaTurner (and for beating up his wife Tina Turner.
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[[caption-width:350:Sam Phillips (far right) at the console in Sun Studios with (left to right) Music/ElvisPresley, Bill Black and Scotty Moore.]]

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[[caption-width:350:Sam [[caption-width-right:350:Sam Phillips (far right) at the console in Sun Studios with (left to right) Music/ElvisPresley, Bill Black and Scotty Moore.]]


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* BB King
* Carl Perkins

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* BB King
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* Carl PerkinsMusic/CarlPerkins



* Howlin' Wolf

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* Howlin' Wolf
Music/HowlinWolf



Phillips has been portrayed often in media, particularly in {{Biopic}}s such as ''WalkTheLine.''

* Music/TheSunSessions (about the legendary first recordings of Elvis in his studio).

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Phillips has been portrayed often in media, particularly in {{Biopic}}s such as ''WalkTheLine.''Film/WalkTheLine.''

!! Albums produced by him:
* Music/TheSunSessions (about the legendary first recordings of Elvis in his studio).''Music/MoaninInTheMoonlight'' (1959) by Music/HowlinWolf.
* ''Music/TheHowlinWolfAlbum'' (1969) by Music/HowlinWolf.
* ''Music/TheSunSessions'' (1976) by Music/ElvisPresley.


...And a shit-ton of others. His was the studio that recorded "Rocket 88," often considered the first Rock and Roll song ever, by a band led by a man now best known for kicking the shit out of Tina Turner.

Phillips has been portrayed often in media, particularly in {{Biopic}}s such as ''WalkTheLine.''

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...And a shit-ton of others. His was the studio that recorded "Rocket 88," often considered the first Rock and Roll song ever, by a band led by a man now best known for kicking the shit out of beating up his wife Tina Turner.

Phillips has been portrayed often in media, particularly in {{Biopic}}s such as ''WalkTheLine.''''

* Music/TheSunSessions (about the legendary first recordings of Elvis in his studio).

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[[caption-width:350:Sam Phillips (far right) at the console in Sun Studios with (left to right) Music/ElvisPresley, Bill Black and Scotty Moore.]]
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The late Samuel Cornelius Phillips is arguably [[strike:the]] one of the most important record producers, ''period''. Don't believe me? Well, from his modest Memphis recording studio, The Memphis Recording Service (also the site of his own record label, Sun Records), he started the careers of many of the Artists that would change the musical landscape, starting in the mid-fifties:

* Music/ElvisPresley
* Music/JohnnyCash
* Music/JerryLeeLewis
* BB King
* Carl Perkins
* Music/RoyOrbison
* Howlin' Wolf

...And a shit-ton of others. His was the studio that recorded "Rocket 88," often considered the first Rock and Roll song ever, by a band led by a man now best known for kicking the shit out of Tina Turner.

Phillips has been portrayed often in media, particularly in {{Biopic}}s such as ''WalkTheLine.''

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