Black Ink Crew: New York

The BEST episodes of Black Ink Crew: New York

Every episode of Black Ink Crew: New York ever, ranked from best to worst by thousands of votes from fans of the show. The best episodes of Black Ink Crew: New York!

A chronicle of the daily operations and staff drama of an expanding Harlem tattoo empire that serves a growing celebrity clientele.

Last Updated: 11/28/2022Network:VH1
Not Another Team Building
7 votes

#1 - Not Another Team Building

Season 9 - Episode 12 - Aired 3/7/2022

Puma is torn between business in New York and Quani's desire to move to Atlanta, Bae organizes a unity walk against racism, and the men and women face off in a tattoo battle of the sexes.

Ten Years in the Making
6 votes

#2 - Ten Years in the Making

Season 10 - Episode 1 - Aired 10/18/2022

The crew celebrates 10 years of Black Ink; Ceaser realizes that not everyone deserves to be head of the class; Dave East gets inked; Ted prepares to come face-to-face with his estranged brother; Puma deals with a stressful family issue.

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Always Kill Donna!
53 votes

#3 - Always Kill Donna!

Season 7 - Episode 11 - Aired 11/28/2018

Ceaser makes a bold move when he finds out that Sky betrayed him. Donna and her twin sister feud over Alex. Melody makes a shocking announcement. And Bae's mom put pressure on Bae to get married before she leaves in two weeks.

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My Favorite Smurf
68 votes

#4 - My Favorite Smurf

Season 7 - Episode 6 - Aired 10/17/2018

To get back in Ceaser's good graces, Bae hires a new receptionist. Cheyenne calls Ceaser out for being an absentee parent. Jadah attacks her replacement, and Alex blows up when he hears that Donna reconnected with her ex.

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Basic and Predictable
34 votes

#5 - Basic and Predictable

Season 8 - Episode 13 - Aired 11/6/2019

Rumors swirl about the altercation between Crystal and Miss Kitty; Sky struggles with the future of her Miami shop; news that Tati is dating a new man causes issues for Ted.

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The Break-Up
18 votes

#6 - The Break-Up

Season 2 - Episode 16 - Aired 4/14/2014

Ceaser meets up with his brother, Ty, at 6 AM outside of Black Ink, and reveals that he is in some big trouble. He got caught red-handed cheating on Dutchess and he needs Ty's help getting his things from her apartment.

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Foot in That Sauce
8 votes

#7 - Foot in That Sauce

Season 9 - Episode 3 - Aired 5/3/2021

Walt talks to Jess and deals with the consequences of his actions. Donna takes her CBD business to new heights, while Tatti continues to fight to regain her manager position.

Episode 5
7 votes

#8 - Episode 5

Season 10 - Episode 5 - Aired 11/15/2022

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It's Better When a Woman is in Charge
12 votes

#9 - It's Better When a Woman is in Charge

Season 9 - Episode 8 - Aired 6/7/2021

Ceaser decides to have the artists put their art where their mouth is by conducting the first Black Ink tattoo competition. Bae deals with the aftermath of the Atlanta shootings while Donna drives a wedge with her insensitive co...

My Big Fat Black Ink Wedding
41 votes

#10 - My Big Fat Black Ink Wedding

Season 7 - Episode 13 - Aired 12/12/2018

The crew heads to Westchester for Bae's wedding weekend; Tati attempts to make amends with Ted; Sky opens her boutique in Miami; Bae's rehearsal dinner turns into chaos when Donna and Alex show up.

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Dirty Donna
63 votes

#11 - Dirty Donna

Season 6 - Episode 20 - Aired 5/2/2018

Ceaser and the crew crash Sky's vacation in Miami, Kitty launches an attack on Ceaser, and Alex reveals his true feelings to Donna.

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The Last Supper
5 votes

#12 - The Last Supper

Season 10 - Episode 4 - Aired 11/8/2022

Lawyer Up!
29 votes

#13 - Lawyer Up!

Season 8 - Episode 15 - Aired 11/20/2019

Walt headlines his first comedy show tour in Cleveland; Kitty threatens to sue Ceaser; Alex tries to win Donna's dad over.

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Vax the Block
8 votes

#14 - Vax the Block

Season 9 - Episode 11 - Aired 2/21/2022

Ceaser and the crew throw a block party to help stop the spread of COVID in the community by offering free tattoos for vaccines.

Meet The Press
8 votes

#15 - Meet The Press

Season 9 - Episode 11 - Aired 2/28/2022

Ceaser holds a press conference -- which Ted ditches -- to address Crystal's allegations and the court of public opinion, and Tatti hosts a backyard barbecue to raise the crew's spirits.

Ka Mate
14 votes

#16 - Ka Mate

Season 8 - Episode 25 - Aired 4/22/2020

Walt and Jess have a destination wedding in tropical Hawaii.

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Your Dog's Sister
59 votes

#17 - Your Dog's Sister

Season 7 - Episode 10 - Aired 11/14/2018

Ceaser freaks out when Sky tells him she wants to open a shop in Miami. Jadah gets revenge on Ted after finding out that he's officially dating Tati. And Lalo breaks up with Melody.

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Two Grapes on Pool Tables
58 votes

#18 - Two Grapes on Pool Tables

Season 7 - Episode 8 - Aired 10/31/2018

Sky finds out some big news about her son Des. Tokie tries to work through issues from her past, and Donna gives Ceaser an ultimatum. Rob struggles to deal with Bae’s mom living in their home. An unexpected guest pops up to 113th, to Sky’s surprise.

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Something In The Water
17 votes

#19 - Something In The Water

Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired 11/18/2013

O'S**t reaches new "baby mama" heights when he reveals that he has yet another child on the way while Dutchess is thrilled when rapper Kid Ink stops by the shop.

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Black Ink Prom
11 votes

#20 - Black Ink Prom

Season 8 - Episode 16 - Aired 11/27/2019

On the season finale, Q teams up with Crystal to help her try to get Ceaser back in her life, and things get tense when one of Donna’s disgruntled tattoo clients send a threatening letter to the shop. Meanwhile, hell breaks loose at the Black Ink Prom when Kitty finds herself brawling with Tati and Crystal.

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Baby Mama Role Call
16 votes

#21 - Baby Mama Role Call

Season 2 - Episode 17 - Aired 4/21/2014

After being ripped a new one by Sky for his infidelity, Ceaser faces Dutchess for the first time since she kicked him out of the apartment. Dutch proves that bad habits are hard to break when she returns to the shop and offends the crew with her......

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Black Ink Matters
16 votes

#22 - Black Ink Matters

Season 8 - Episode 23 - Aired 4/8/2020

Ceaser and the crew are still reeling from the news that the landlord wants them out of 113th in 30 days. Ceaser decides to do everything in his power to save the shop. Meanwhile, Donna has an uncomfortable chat with Tati, and Walt hits rock bottom.

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New Levels, New Devils
13 votes

#23 - New Levels, New Devils

Season 9 - Episode 2 - Aired 4/26/2021

Things come to a head after Ceaser & Tedddy confront Walter about the 125th break-in

Hotdog Water and Abandoned Buildings
45 votes

#24 - Hotdog Water and Abandoned Buildings

Season 7 - Episode 5 - Aired 10/10/2018

Ceaser fumes after learning that an employee was a mole; Bae lets Ceaser's enemies take over the 113th shop; Alex's father faces major surgery; Ceaser comes face to face with former best friend turned rival.

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Sky Priority
52 votes

#25 - Sky Priority

Season 7 - Episode 12 - Aired 12/5/2018

After Ceaser shockingly fires Sky, the shop descends into chaos; Bae and Rob receive devastating news; Sky plots her revenge on Ceaser; Ted is furious when Tati gets wasted at a Black Ink party and goes home with another guy.

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