The Best Episodes of 'Atlanta'

There are so many good episodes of Atlanta, but which ones really stand out? Do you like "B.A.N." the best, or is "The Big Bang" your favorite episode of Atlanta? To determine once and for all what the best episodes of Atlanta are, let's rank every Atlanta episode from best to worst.

Created by, written by, and starring Donald Glover, Atlanta is a comedy-drama series on FX about Earnest "Earn" Marks (Glover), a Princeton University drop-out who returns to Atlanta to try and redeem himself in the eyes of his family and friends; he raps under the stage name of "Paper Boi." Atlanta also stars Brian Tyree Henry, Lakeith Stanfield, and Zazie Beetz. For season one, Glover won two Emmy Awards, for acting and direction for the episode "B.A.N."

Vote up your favorite episodes of Atlanta, and downvote any bad episodes that you really didn't enjoy, despite how much you love the series as a whole. It can be painful to put one Atlanta episode over the other when there are so many good ones, which is why you can vote on however many episodes you like.


  • Go for Broke
    Photo: FX
    • Original Airing: September 13, 2016
    • Season: 1
    • Episode Number: 3
    • Episode Description: This man Earn broke as hell. How you gone go out on a date with no money? Umm mhmm these Atlanta dudes trifling. But Ok, Paper Boi might really be about that life tho.
  • Teddy Perkins
    Photo: FX
    • Original Airing: April 05, 2018
    • Season: 2
    • Episode Number: 6
    • Episode Description: Darius is trippin in this one. Y'all know I woulda been left.
  • Value
    Photo: FX
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    • Original Airing: October 04, 2016
    • Season: 1
    • Episode Number: 6
    • Episode Description: I love my bestie for real but I can't stand her neither. Van just jealous cause her girl out here jet settin and poppin. Ok girl get yours.
  • Crabs in a Barrel
    Photo: FX
    • Original Airing: May 10, 2018
    • Season: 2
    • Episode Number: 11
    • Episode Description: Sometimes you gotta go where the money goes. But it be feeling like something is holding me back. Like I can't leave.