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The Best Episodes of 'Songland' 

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Updated June 22, 2020 170 votes 29 voters 21 items

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There are so many jawdroppingly melodic episodes of Songland that have you dancing in your seat, but which ones really stand out? Do you like Episode 1 where John Legend makes an appearance the best, or is Episode 2 where Charlie Puth reunited with a former class mate of his your favorite episode of Songland? To determine once and for all what the best episodes of Songland are, let's rank every Songland episode from best to worst.

Songland is a reality competition show that's akin to Shark Tank meets Face-Off where formerly nameless songwriters create and perform original songs in the hopes of selling them to mainstream artists. Songland premiered on NBC on May 28, 2019. The second season of the show premiered in April 2020 and has received positive reviews.

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

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John Legend is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Episodes of 'Songland'
Photo:  NBC
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John Legend

Unknown songwriters pitch their original songs to John Legend and the panel. Three songs move on to the 2nd round where each producer helps one songwriter adapt their song to fit John’s style. One song is chosen to be recorded by John and is ready for the global audience to hear tonight.

Winner: Tebby Burrows
Winning Song: "We Need Love"

Original Airing: May 28, 2019

Season: 1

Episode Number: 1

Great episode?
Lady Antebellum is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Episodes of 'Songland'
Photo:  NBC
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Lady Antebellum

Undiscovered songwriters pitch original material to Lady Antebellum and a panel of top music producers who work to creatively adapt the songs to the star Lady Antebellum chooses one song to record and release for a global audience the same night.

Winner: Madeline Merlo
Winning Song: "I’ll Drink to That" (retitled "Champagne Night")

Original Airing: April 13, 2020

Season: 2

Episode Number: 1

Great episode?
Meghan Trainor is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Episodes of 'Songland'
Photo:  NBC
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Meghan Trainor

Undiscovered songwriters pitch original material to Meghan Trainor, who's looking for her next hit, and a panel of top music producers who work to creatively adapt the songs to the star; Meghan Trainor chooses one song to record and release.

Winner: Kole
Winning Song: "Hurt Me"

Original Airing: June 25, 2019

Season: 1

Episode Number: 5

Great episode?
Jonas Brothers is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Episodes of 'Songland'
Photo:  NBC
4
Jonas Brothers

Unknown songwriters pitch their original songs to the Jonas Brothers and the panel. Three songs move on to the 2nd round where each producer helps one songwriter adapt their song to fit the Brothers's style. One song is chosen to be recorded by the Jonas Brothers and is ready for the global audience to hear tonight.

Winner: Able Heart
Winning Song: "Greenlight"

Original Airing: June 18, 2019

Season: 1

Episode Number: 4

Great episode?