Netflix Stand-Up Comedy Specials Ranked

Being Australian, I am generally unfamiliar with many of the Netflix stand up comedians, except for a dozen or so of the very big names. It's a great feeling to find a comedian that really makes me laugh out loud and surprises me. On the other hand, I'm astounded at some of the audiences that laugh, cheer and hola at anything and everything.
Things I have learnt trying to rank comedy specials
- It's hard and probably impossible to do objectively.
- Very subjective (there is a comedian out there to suit every taste and type of viewer). Also highly subjective to the mood you are in when watching.
- A majority of comedians and specials are pretty good. Avg…

  • Mike Birbiglia: My Girlfriend's Boyfriend

    1

  • Mike Birbiglia: Thank God for Jokes

    2

  • Hasan Minhaj: Homecoming King

    3

  • Neal Brennan: 3 Mics

    4

  • Adam Sandler: 100% Fresh

    5

  • Judah Friedlander: America Is the Greatest Country in the United States

    6

  • Dave Chappelle: The Bird Revelation

    7

  • Dave Chappelle: Equanimity

    8

  • Kevin Hart: Laugh at My Pain

    9

  • Chris Tucker Live

    10

  • Wanda Sykes: Not Normal

    11

  • Ali Wong: Baby Cobra

    12

  • Bill Burr: Paper Tiger

    13

  • John Mulaney: Kid Gorgeous at Radio City

    14

  • Ryan Hamilton: Happy Face

    15

  • Anthony Jeselnik: Thoughts and Prayers

    16

  • Hannah Gadsby: Nanette

    17

  • Demetri Martin: Live (At The Time)

    18

  • Hannibal Buress: Animal Furnace

    19

  • Daniel Sloss: Live Shows

    20

  • Tom Segura: Completely Normal

    21

  • Russell Brand: Re:Birth

    22

  • Jim Gaffigan: Noble Ape

    23

  • Anthony Jeselnik: Fire in the Maternity Ward

    24

  • Fortune Feimster: Sweet & Salty

    25

  • Taylor Tomlinson: Quarter-Life Crisis

    26

  • Chelsea Peretti: One of the Greats

    27

  • Bill Burr: I'm Sorry You Feel That Way

    28

  • Bo Burnham: Make Happy

    29

  • Jim Jefferies: Bare

    30

  • Louis C.K.: Hilarious

    31

  • John Mulaney: The Comeback Kid

    32

  • Bill Burr: Why Do I Do This?

    33

  • Michael Che Matters

    34

  • Russell Howard: Recalibrate

    35

  • Norm Macdonald: Hitler's Dog, Gossip & Trickery

    36

  • Ronny Chieng: Asian Comedian Destroys America!

    37

  • Tom Papa: You're Doing Great!

    38

  • Nikki Glaser: Bangin'

    39

  • Katt Williams: It's Pimpin' Pimpin'

    40

  • Tom Segura: Ball Hog

    41

  • Donald Glover: Weirdo

    42

  • Tom Segura: Disgraceful

    43

  • Sebastian Maniscalco: Stay Hungry

    44

  • Tiffany Haddish: Black Mitzvah

    45

  • Marc Maron: End Times Fun

    46

  • Dana Carvey: Straight White Male, 60

    47

  • Chris D'Elia: Man on Fire

    48

  • D.L. Hughley: Contrarian

    49

  • Jo Koy: Live from Seattle

    50

  • Jerry Before Seinfeld

    51

  • Dave Chappelle: The Age of Spin

    52

  • Jen Kirkman: I'm Gonna Die Alone (And I Feel Fine)

    53

  • Aziz Ansari: Live at Madison Square Garden

    54

  • Jim Jefferies: Freedumb

    55

  • Joe Mande's Award-Winning Comedy Special

    56

  • Sarah Silverman: A Speck of Dust

    57

  • Cristela Alonzo: Lower Classy

    58

  • Rory Scovel Tries Stand-Up for the First Time

    59

  • Trevor Noah: Afraid of the Dark

    60

  • Mike Birbiglia: What I Should Have Said Was Nothing

    61

  • DeRay Davis: How to Act Black

    62

  • Chris D'Elia: Incorrigible

    63

  • Katt Williams: Great America

    64

  • Ali Wong: Hard Knock Wife

    65

  • Judd Apatow: The Return

    66

  • Jim Jefferies: This Is Me Now

    67

  • Leslie Jones: Time Machine

    68

  • Bill Burr: You People Are All The Same

    69

  • Chris Rock: Tamborine

    70

  • Tom Segura: Mostly Stories

    71

  • Jerry Seinfeld: 23 Hours to Kill

    72

  • Marlon Wayans: Woke-ish

    73

  • Kevin Hart: Irresponsible

    74

  • Mike Birbiglia: The New One

    75

  • Demetri Martin: The Overthinker

    76

  • Cedric the Entertainer: Live from the Ville

    77

  • Seth Meyers: Lobby Baby

    78

  • Nate Bargatze: The Tennessee Kid

    79

  • Brad Paisley's Comedy Rodeo

    80

  • Todd Barry: Spicy Honey

    81

  • Katherine Ryan: In Trouble

    82

  • Lucas Brothers: On Drugs

    83

  • Iliza Shlesinger: Freezing Hot

    84

  • Jim Gaffigan: King Baby

    85

  • Hannibal Buress: Live From Chicago

    86

  • Joe Rogan: Strange Times

    87

  • Bill Hicks: One Night Stand

    88

  • Kevin James: Never Don't Give Up

    89

  • Pete Davidson: Alive from New York

    90

  • Marc Maron: Too Real

    91

  • Jerry Seinfeld: I'm Telling You for the Last Time

    92

  • Chris D'Elia: No Pain

    93

  • Hannibal Buress: Comedy Camisado

    94

  • Bert Kreischer: Hey Big Boy

    95

  • Theo Von: No Offense

    96

  • Tom Gleeson: Great

    97

  • Kavin Jay : Everybody Calm Down!

    98

  • Jeff Dunham: Relative Disaster

    99

  • Kevin Hart: What Now?

    100