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Top 50 episodes of Saturday Night Live (1975-)

These top 50 episodes are listed in chronological order, since that's usually the best viewing order. Click the "Rating" column heading to order the episodes by rating.

S01-E0787Richard Pryor/Gil Scott-Heron
S01-E1981Madeline Kahn/Carly Simon
S01-E2280Elliott Gould/Leon Redbone, Harlan Collins & Joyce Everson
S02-E0382Eric Idle/Joe Cocker/Stuff
S02-E1080Candice Bergen/Frank Zappa
S02-E1580Steve Martin/The Kinks
S02-E2179Eric Idle/Neil Innes
S03-E0582Ray Charles
S03-E1579Christopher Lee/Meat Loaf
S03-E1890Steve Martin/The Blues Brothers
S04-E0681Carrie Fisher/The Blues Brothers
S04-E2081Buck Henry/Bette Midler
S05-E1982Steve Martin/Paul & Linda McCartney/3-D
S07-E1380Elizabeth Ashley/Hall & Oates
S08-E0186Chevy Chase/Queen
S08-E0980Eddie Murphy/Lionel Richie
S08-E1180Rick Moranis and Dave Thomas/The Bus Boys
S08-E1781Joan Rivers/Musical Youth
S09-E1181Don Rickles/Billy Idol
S10-E0581George Carlin/Frankie Goes to Hollywood
S12-E0181Sigourney Weaver
S12-E0580Robin Williams/Paul Simon
S12-E0883William Shatner/Lone Justice
S17-E0680Linda Hamilton/Mariah Carey
S17-E1780Sharon Stone/Pearl Jam
S21-E2081Jim Carrey/Soundgarden
S32-E0984Justin Timberlake
S32-E1081Jake Gyllenhaal/The Shins
S32-E1680Peyton Manning/Carrie Underwood
S34-E2182Justin Timberlake/Ciara
S35-E1680Zach Galifianakis/Vampire Weekend
S35-E2189Betty White/Jay-Z
S36-E2286Justin Timberlake/Lady Gaga
S37-E1083Jimmy Fallon/Michael Buble
S37-E1582Maya Rudolph/Sleigh Bells
S38-E1684Justin Timberlake
S39-E0580Kerry Washington/Eminem
S39-E1088Jimmy Fallon/Justin Timberlake
S39-E2183Andy Samberg/St. Vincent
S40-E1684Dwayne Johnson/George Ezra
S41-E0782Ryan Gosling/Leon Bridges
S41-E1281Larry David/The 1975
S41-E1580Ariana Grande
S42-E0481Tom Hanks/Lady Gaga
S42-E0681Dave Chappelle/A Tribe Called Quest
S42-E1380Kristen Stewart/Alessia Cara
S43-E1681Bill Hader/Arcade Fire
S43-E1983Donald Glover/Childish Gambino
S44-E1983Adam Sandler/Shawn Mendes
S45-E1089Eddie Murphy/Lizzo

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