The South's gonna do it again when the Atlanta housewives open their second season. Sheree celebrates her divorce by basking in a bash. Meanwhile, the ladies turn up at a birthday party for actress Niecy Nash. Kandi Burruss is new to the cast, replacing Season 1's DeShawn Snow.
NeNe approaches Kim in an effort to make amends. In addition, Sheree gossips about her flare-up with a party planner, while Lisa and Ed experience their first fertility visit. On the flip side, Kandi faces the music by working on her solo album in the studio.
The fallout from Sheree, NeNe and Kim's meeting is chronicled. Meanwhile, Kim wigs out, hosting a party to celebrate her line of wigs. Also on this belle bill: Lisa has designs on starting a clothing line; Kandi meets with singer Tionne "T-Boz" Watkins; and Sheree salutes her new home with a bash.
Kandi tries to sweeten her image by consulting her business team and her photographer. Meanwhile, Sheree appears at a bodybuilding event; the ladies unwind at a King Tut cocktail party; and nanny dramas flow when Kim's children are left home alone without supervision.
As Lisa and NeNe prep for an excursion to Los Angeles, Sheree hobnobs with an event promoter to discuss a sponsor for her fashion show. Meanwhile, there's harmony in the recording studio when Kim and Kandi bond. And Lisa visits her family with NeNe in tow.
Kim lays down the law to a newly arriving nanny and then sets out to make peace with Lisa. Elsewhere, Kandi's plans for an engagement party shatter because of a family tragedy. And NeNe directs her fellow belles in a photo shoot.
A determined Lisa anticipates the premiere of her clothing line, but deadline stresses put her on pins and needles. Conversely, the debut of Sheree's own fashion line is put on hold yet again. Meanwhile, NeNe delivers tough love to her college-dropout son; and Kandi helps Kim and NeNe record a song.
Kandi urges Kim to reenter the Atlanta music scene. Meanwhile, newly single Sheree gets physical in workouts, with her pricey fitness trainer also doing heavy lifting to find her some romance. And the ladies are clothed with finery for a black-tie event, which comes complete with a dramatic development.
Kim's mysterious paramour Big Papa returns after squiring Kim to the Bahamas. Meanwhile, Lisa and Kandi participate in a charity show, with Kandi's performance wowing both the crowd and Dwight. As for NeNe, she confabs with the cowriter of her memoir; and Sheree presides over her long-anticipated Independence Party.
NeNe separates from her fellow Atlanta wives in the wake of her fight with Kandi and Kim. Meanwhile, Kandi and Kim try to finish the tune "Tardy for the Party" in time for their joint birthday bash---where enigmatic Big Papa plans a surprise for Kim. Then there's Sheree, who departs for New York to work on her fashion line; and Kandi reenters the spotlight by rendering a solo performance.
NeNe plans a high-heel marathon for her foundation. Elsewhere, Kim focuses on her budding wig business; Lisa takes a pregnancy test; Kandi journeys to Los Angeles for a potential record deal; Sheree tapes a fashion-show promo; and NeNe reflects on whether she should meet the man claiming to be her biological father.
Kim and Sheree attempt to resolve differences while planning an engagement party for Kandi. Meanwhile, Kandi and AJ visit a marriage counselor, with Kandi's mom in tow. And NeNe returns to Athens, encountering the man who claims to be her father.
It's not all peachy in Georgia in the Season 2 finale. Sheree anticipates the debut of her clothing line---but there's a catfight at this catwalk when NeNe takes on Kandi. It's a no-no for NeNe when she also locks horns with Gregg and clashes with Kim. Meanwhile, Lisa prepares for life without her husband's NFL paycheck.