Atlanta premiered on FX on September 6, 2016. In Atlanta, two cousins work through the Atlanta music scene in order to better their lives and the lives of their families. Earn Marks is a young manager trying to get his cousin's career off the ground. Alfred Miles is a new hot rapper trying to understand the line between real life and street life. Darius is Alfred's right-hand man and visionary. Vanessa is Earn's best friend and the mother of Earn's daughter.