Elvis Presley Posters In July of 1954 Elvis was in
the studio singing "That's Alright Mama"
Elvis joined Sun Records and Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl
Perkins, and Johnny Cash.
By 1955 Elvis had recorded 5 songs for Sun Records and gained
some popularity in the South. He also acquired a new
manager, Col. Tom Parker. Parker launched a campaign
aimed at garnishing national exposure for Elvis.