A still-heartbroken Rachel begins her brand new life in New York City, while back in Lima, the New Directions are struggling to figure out what to do with a group of only seven — and no star performer. Who will be their new Rachel Berry?
Songs: Lady Gaga/ Jennifer Lopez feat Pitbull -- Americano/ Dance Again, Franz Scubert -- Ave Maria, Stoner Brett -- Busters Get Popped, Carly Rae Jepson -- Call Me Maybe, Adele -- Chasing Pavements, Imagine Dragons -- It's Time, The Fray -- Never Say Never, Barbara Streisand -- New York State of Mind
Brittany S. Pierce is in a funk and turns to her icon Britney Spears' music for inspiration! Meanwhile, Rachel struggles to adjust to life in New York, but is helped by her newfound NYADA friend, Brody Weston.
Songs: Britney Spears -- 3, Britney Spears -- Everytime, Britney Spears -- Gimmie, Britney Spears -- Hold it Against Me, Britney Spears -- Oops!...I Did it Again, Britney Spears -- Womanizer
The campaign showdown begins when Brittany and Blaine go head-to-head for Student Council President. Meanwhile, Kurt gets the internship of his dreams
Songs: Sheryl Crow -- A Change Would Do You Good, Hole -- Celebrity Skin, Tears for Fears -- Everybody Wants to Rule the World, Fred Astaire -- The Way You Look Tonight
Rachel and Kurt are caught off-guard when they get unexpected visits in New York City. Meanwhile, Santana and Brittany deal with the long distance between them, and Will and Emma disagree on a new job offer.
Songs: Duncan Sheik -- Barely Breathing, No Doubt -- Don't Speak, Demi Lovato -- Give Your Heart A Break, Taylor Swift -- Mine, Katy Perry -- Teenage Dream, Coldplay -- The Scientist
The school production of "Grease" is underway and Marley, Jake, Kitty and football player Ryder compete to play "Danny" and "Sandy." Meanwhile, former glee clubbers Mercedes and Mike, return to cast the play and Mr. Schuester struggles with a difficult decision.
Songs: Pink -- Blow Me (One Last Kiss), Grease -- Born to Hand Jive, Neon Trees -- Everybody Talks, Grease -- Hopelessly Devoted to You, Foreigner -- Juke Box Hero
Rachel and Kurt pay a visit to Lima as the glee club launches its production of "Grease." Meanwhile, Cassandra July returns to shake things up in Rachel's life, and Santana comes back to lend a helping hand.
Songs: Grease -- Beauty School Dropout, Grease -- Greased Lightening, Grease -- Look at Me, I'm Sandra Dee, Grease -- Look at Me, I'm Sandra Dee (Reprise), Grease -- There Are Worse Things I Could Do, Grease -- You're The One That I Want
A love triangle heats up among Marley, Jake and Ryder, and Blaine has a run-in with the Warblers.
Songs: David Bowie -- Heroes, Bonnie Tyler -- Holding Out For A Hero, Kelly Clarkson -- My Dark Side, Fun -- Some Nights, The Clique -- Superman
It's time for Sectionals, and New Directions receives guidance from some of the recent McKinley graduates who volunteer to mentor the glee club during their Thanksgiving breaks. Meanwhile, Rachel and Kurt have a non-traditional holiday dinner in the Big Apple.
Songs: The Supremes -- Come See About Me, Psy -- Gangnam Style, Simon and Garfunkel/Phillip Phillips -- Homeward Bound/Home, Scissor Sisters/Cast of Promises, Promises -- Let's Have a Kiki/Turkey Lurkey Time, One Direction -- Live While Were Young, Lydia Maria Child -- Over the River and Through the Wood (mash-up), Flo Rida -- Whistle
As New Directions regroups after Sectionals, Finn ponders his future with the club. Meanwhile, Rachel prepares for the NYADA Winter Showcase, and Kurt gets his shot at redemption with a second audition.
Songs: Cast of Chicago -- All That Jazz, Cast of Company -- Being Alive, Barbara Streisand -- Being Good Isn't Good Enough, Crowded House -- Don't Dream It's Over, Adophe Adam -- O Holy Night, Carson and Gaile -- Something Stupid
In an homage to the beloved holiday film "Love, Actually," seemingly separate storylines come together to form one merry GLEE episode. As the end of 2012 draws near, Sam and Brittany live their lives to the fullest before the Mayan Apocalypse occurs. Meanwhile, Jake and Puck spend quality sibling time together for Hanukah, Artie has a holiday dream that changes his outlook on life and Kurt has a Christmas he'll never forget.
Songs: Jose Feliciano -- Feliz Navidad, Traditional (Barenaked Ladies Arrangement) -- Hanukkah, oh Hanukkah, Judy Garland -- Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas, Bobby Helms -- Jingle Bell Rock, Traditional -- The First Noel, Irving Berlin -- White Christmas
The girls of the glee club organize a Sadie Hawkins dance at McKinley High, in which the girls ask out their dates, leading to interesting couplings among the members of New Directions. Meanwhile, Sam is convinced that the Warblers cheated at Sectionals, and he makes it his mission to find the evidence. Also, Kurt attempts to find his niche at NYADA.
Songs: Sir Mix-a-Lot -- Baby Got Back, Jesus Christ Superstar -- I Don't Know How to Love Him, The Flamingos -- I Only Have Eyes for You, Bruno Mars -- Locked Out of Heaven, TLC -- No Scrubs, The Exciters -- Tell Him
The glee club puts together a calendar photo shoot to raise money as they head into Regionals. Meanwhile, Rachel wins a part in a student art film, but the role poses a moral dilemma.
Songs: Christina Perri -- A Thousand Years, The J. Geils Band/Nelly -- Centerfold/Hot In Herre, Ne-Yo -- Let Me Love You (Until You Learn To Love Yourself), Sara Bareilles -- Love Song, A Great Big World -- This Is the New Year, Natalie Imbruglia -- Torn, Glee -- Trouty Mouth
Finn challenges the glee club to find their inner powerhouses for "Diva Week." Meanwhile, in New York, Kurt can no longer take Rachel's arrogant attitude and calls her out, causing tension between the two friends. Also, Emma is in a whirlwind preparing for her upcoming wedding.
Songs: Les Misérables -- Bring Him Home, Beyoncé -- Diva, Queen -- Don't Stop Me Now, Alicia Keys -- Girl On Fire, Madonna -- Hung Up, Barbra Streisand and Kim Carnes -- Make No Mistake (She's Mine), Ike and Tina Turner -- Nutbush City Limits
Will and Emma's wedding is finally here, and it lands on the day of romance and love: Valentine's Day. The former and current members of New Directions reunite in Lima to celebrate.
Songs: Ellie Goulding -- Anything Could Happen, Cast of Company -- Getting Married Today, Depeche Mode -- Just Can't Get Enough, Bob Seger -- We've Got Tonite, Marvin Gaye and Tammi Terrell -- You're All I Need To Get By
As everyone recovers from Will and Emma’s wedding, the glee club is given the assignment to sing their favorite song from a movie. Meanwhile in New York, Santana makes herself at home in the loft a little too quickly for Rachel and Kurt’s comfort. Also, the members of New Directions sing the hit series’ landmark 500th musical performance in the all-new “Girls (And Boys) On Film
Songs: Cast of Moulin Rouge -- Come What May, Carol Channing/Madonna -- Diamonds Are A Girl's Best Friend/ Material Girl, Kenny Loggins -- Footloose, Peter Gabriel -- In Your Eyes, Bob Seger/Kenny Loggins -- Old Time Rock & Roll/ Danger Zone, The Isley Brothers -- Shout, Todd Duncan -- Unchained Melody, Fred Astaire -- You're All The World To Me
For the first time in glee club history, the students give the teachers, Will and Finn, an assignment to hash out the tension between them. Meanwhile, Santana becomes increasingly suspicious of Brody's side job
Songs: N'Sync/Backstreet Boys -- Bye Bye Bye/ I Want It That Way, Tegan and Sara -- Closer, Paula Abdul -- Cold Hearted, Marina and the Diamonds -- How to be a Heartbreaker, Brenda K Starr/ Nicki Minaj -- I Still Believe/ Super Bass, Elton John/Madonna -- The Bitch is Back/Dress You Up
The members of New Directions tackle their musical indulgences - the songs and groups that everyone is too embarrassed to admit that they love
Songs: Phil Collins -- Against All Odds (Take A Look At Me Now), Barry Manilow -- Copacabana, Radiohead -- Creep, ABBA -- Mamma Mia, Bobby Brown -- My Perogative, Wham! -- Wake Me Up Before You Go Go, Spice Girls -- Wannabe
The members of New Directions are prepping for Regionals, but when an unthinkable event occurs at McKinley High, perspectives are put into order
Songs: Extreme -- More Than Words, The Platters -- One In A Million, John Mayer -- Say, Elton John -- Your Song
When Mr. Shcuester comes up with the setlist for regionals, the New Directions are not pleased, Rachel sings an unexpected song for her Funny Girl audition, and Marley writes an Original Song.
When the power goes out at McKinley High, Will and Finn enlist the members of New Directions to "unplug" and perform acoustic numbers. Meanwhile, Isabelle Wright asks Kurt to volunteer at the Vogue.com charity event, with Rachel and Santana in tow
The members of New Directions take on the greatest hits of music icon Stevie Wonder. Meanwhile, Artie receives news that could affect his future and his mom. In New York, Rachel prepares for her "Funny Girl" callback
It's finally time for Regionals, and the glee club is more determined than ever to advance to Nationals. Brittany returns from her MIT trip with a new attitude and Ryder finally has a lead on who is "catfishing" him
Songs: Glee -- All or Nothing, To Love You More -- Celine Dion, Zedd -- Clarity, The Script -- Hall of Fame, Icona Pop -- I Love It, Glee -- My Cup, Paul Williams and Kenneth Ascher -- Rainbow Connection, Little Mix -- Wings