Rolling Stone writes: “These 50 people (or teams) are all reasons why we are in a new golden age of comedy.”

The Top Tier

Louis C.K., Chris Rock, Kate McKinnon, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Jordan Peele and Keegan-Michael Key.

The Stand-Ups

Ali Wong, Hannibal Buress, Aparna Nancherla, Chris Gethard, Chelsea Perretti

The Sitcom Reinventors

Donald Glover, Phoebe Waller-Bridge, Mike Judge, Aziz Ansari, Rob Delaney and Sharon Horgan, Ben Sinclair and Katja Blichfeld, Rachel Bloom, Maria Bamford

The Pundits

John Oliver, Samantha Bee, Bill Maher, Alexandra Petri

The New Media

Phoebe Robinson and Jessica Williams, Melissa Broder, Marc Maron, Beth Newell and Sarah Pappalardo, Tom Scharpling and Jon Wurster

The Late-Night Guys

Seth Meyers, Jimmy Kimmel, Stephen Colbert, James Corden

The Rebels

Amy Schumer, Leslie Jones, Lena Dunham, Derek Waters, Melissa McCarthy, Raphael Bob-Waksberg, Issa Rae, Justin Roiland and Dan Harmon

The Power Couples

Ilana Glazer and Abbi Jacobsen, Nick Kroll and John Mulaney, Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein, Billy Eisner and Julie Krasner

The Legends

Dave Chappelle, Trey Parker and Matt Stone, Larry David, Patton Oswalt, Carl Reiner

The Mimic

Melissa Villasenor

The Reluctant President

Alec Baldwin

Rolling Stone did a 50 Funniest in 2013, with rankings. The top 10: 1. Louis C.K., 2. Stephen Colbert, 3, Tina Fey, 4. Jon Stewart, 5. Trey Parker and Matt Stone, 6. Amy Poehler, 7, Chris Rock, 8. Lena Dunham, 9. Bill Hader, 10. Kristen Wiig.

The 50 Funniest People Right Now – Rolling Stone