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The Best Glee Episodes of All Time  

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List Rules Best Glee episodes, no matter how popular they are. of All Time

List of the best Glee episodes, as determined by voters like you. The Fox megahit that made waves on TV and in the music world is a crowd pleasing, musical hit that touched out hearts. Starring one of the hottest TV show casts, Glee featured many cover songs better than the original. With all the amazing episodes of the show that exist, it's hard to trust just one person's opinion of what the top Glee episodes of all time are. Fans of Glee are very passionate about the show, and there are often debates over which episodes are the greatest. That's why this list exists- so you can vote for your favorites and we can find out once and for all what everyone thinks the best episode is.

List features episodes like "Nationals", "The Rocky Horror Glee Show", and many more. What is the best Glee episode of all time? Look below and find out.

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The Quarterback is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Glee Episodes of All Time
Jonah Feigelson added The Quarterback Oct 10 2013
"The Quarterback" is the third episode of the fifth season of the American musical television series Glee, and the ninety-first episode overall. Written by all three of the show's ...more
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Nationals is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Glee Episodes of All Time
May 15 2012
"Nationals" is the twenty-first episode of the third season of the American musical television series Glee, and the sixty-fifth overall. Written by Ali Adler and directed by Eric ...more
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Journey is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Glee Episodes of All Time
Journey to Regionals Jun 08 2010
Quinn is getting more anxious by the minute as she expects the baby, plus, Regionals is finally here, but will the Glee Club be able to triumph over Sue Sylvester's plots?
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Goodbye is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Glee Episodes of All Time
Goodbye May 22 2012
The William McKinley High School class of 2012 graduates, and the glee club bids farewell to its graduating seniors.
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Mash Off is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Glee Episodes of All Time
Nov 15 2011
"Mash Off" is the sixth episode of the third season of the American musical television series Glee, and the fiftieth overall. The episode was written by Michael Hitchcock and directed ...more
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Born This Way is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Glee Episodes of All Time
Born This Way Apr 26 2011
"Born This Way" is the eighteenth episode of the second season of the American television series Glee, and the fortieth episode overall. It originally aired on Fox in the United States ...more
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Sectionals is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Glee Episodes of All Time
Sectionals Dec 09 2009
"Sectionals" is the thirteenth episode of the American television series Glee. It premiered on the Fox network on December 9, 2009. The episode was written and directed by series ...more
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Original Song is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Glee Episodes of All Time
Mar 15 2011
With Sue Sylvester coaching Aural Intensity, Blaine and the Warblers’ dynamic set list and tough judges Tammy Jean Albertson (guest star Griffin) and Sister Mary Constance (guest star Devine), ...more
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Blame It on the Alcohol is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Glee Episodes of All Time
Feb 22 2011
Principal Figgins teaches the student body about the danger of underage drinking, and the glee club is personally touched by the message. Meanwhile, Mr. Schuester and Coach Beiste indulge in a ...more
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I Kissed a Girl is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Glee Episodes of All Time
I Kissed a Girl Nov 29 2011
Finn tries to rally the rival show-choirs behind one of their own; Sue’s bid for political office causes heartbreak for another teacher; and the student body elections turn scandalous.
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Britney/Brittany is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Glee Episodes of All Time
Britney/Brittany Sep 28 2010
When Brittany and the gang try to convince Mr. Schuester to let them do a Britney Spears number, he is reluctant to go that edgy. Meanwhile, an insecure Will is curious about Emma’s new beau, ...more
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Never Been Kissed is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Glee Episodes of All Time
Never Been Kissed Nov 09 2010
The Girls vs. Boys Tournament returns, Kurt meets an ally from a rival glee club, Puck and Artie join forces and coach Beast is on the verge of quitting her job.
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Rumours is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Glee Episodes of All Time
Rumours May 03 2011
Sue Sylvester revives the school newspaper and decides to print a few inflammatory blind items. The glee club gains a whole new respect for Sam when they discover some interesting new ...more
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Duets is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Glee Episodes of All Time
Duets Oct 12 2010
Finn and Rachel plan to throw the competition so Sam can win when club members are assigned duets; Mike, Tina and Artie find themselves in a love triangle.
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Dance With Somebody is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Glee Episodes of All Time
Dance With Somebody Apr 24 2012
The glee club pays homage to a true icon when they cover Whitney Houston's greatest hits. Meanwhile, Emma and Will are one step closer to their dream wedding.
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Pilot is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Glee Episodes of All Time
May 19 2009
Will Schuester an optimistic high school teacher, tries to reinvent the McKinley High School's glee club, while reinventing himself. He challenges a group of outcasts to realize their true star ...more
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Hold on to Sixteen is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Glee Episodes of All Time
Hold on to Sixteen Dec 06 2011
In an attempt to recruit a few more members, Finn tracks down former teammate Sam Evans and convinces him to come back to the glee club. Tina comes to the defense of Harry and encourages him to ...more
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New York is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Glee Episodes of All Time
New York May 24 2011
New Directions heads to Nationals to compete in the ultimate singing showdown.
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Prom Queen is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Glee Episodes of All Time
Prom Queen May 10 2011
"Prom Queen" is the twentieth episode of the second season of the American musical television series Glee, and the forty-second overall. It aired May 10, 2011 on Fox in the United ...more
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Prom-asaurus is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Glee Episodes of All Time
Prom-asaurus May 08 2012
Brittany goes into high gear as class president to spearhead the prom. Then, after prom king and queen nominations are announced, the kids kick into campaign mode, and some of the outcasts ...more
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The First Time is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Glee Episodes of All Time
The First Time Nov 08 2011
"The First Time" is the fifth episode of the third season of the American musical television series Glee, and the forty-ninth overall. Written by Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa and directed by ...more
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Michael is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Glee Episodes of All Time
Michael Jan 31 2012
In a special episode celebrating the music of Michael Jackson, the rivalry between New Directions and the Warblers intensifies en route to Regionals. Meanwhile, Kurt and Rachel receive news ...more
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Funeral is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Glee Episodes of All Time
Funeral May 17 2011
"Funeral" is the twenty-first episode of the second season of the American musical television series Glee, and the forty-third overall. It first aired May 17, 2011 on Fox in the United ...more
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The Power of Madonna is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Glee Episodes of All Time
The Power of Madonna Apr 20 2010
Mr. Schuester is concerned that the girls in the glee club are being disrespected and bullied by the guys. Looking to Madonna and her musical message of equality as inspiration, he challenges ...more
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Guilty Pleasures is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Glee Episodes of All Time
Guilty Pleasures Mar 21 2013
The New Directions tackle an assignment, meaning the songs as well as groups that everyone is too embarrassed to admit that they love.