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Their legacy will live on for years and with good reason: The Grateful Dead are one of the best rock bands of all time, one of the best jam bands and greatest psychedelic artists ever. List of the best Grateful Dead albums, including pictures of the album covers when available. This Grateful Dead discography is ranked from best to worst, so the top Grateful Dead albums can be found at the top of the list. To make it easy for you, we haven't included Grateful Dead singles, EPs, or compilations, so everything you see here should only be studio albums. If you think the greatest Grateful Dead album isn't high enough on the list, then be sure to vote for it so it receives the credit it deserves. Make sure you don't just vote for critically acclaimed albums; if you have a favorite Grateful Dead album, then vote it up, even if it's not necessarily the most popular. If you want to know, "What is the Best Grateful Dead album of all time?" or "What are the top Grateful Dead albums?" then this list will answer your questions. Examples include American Beauty and Aoxomoxoa.This list of popular Grateful Dead CDs has been voted on by music fans around the world, so the order of this list isn't just one person's opinion. You can use the albums in this list to create a new list, re-rank it to fit your views, then share it on Facebook, Twitter or any other social networks you belong to.
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74 9
American Beauty is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Grateful Dead Albums of All Time
American Beauty Grateful Dead

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2
55 15
Workingman's Dead is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Grateful Dead Albums of All Time
Workingman's Dead Grateful Dead

3
48 16
Terrapin Station is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Grateful Dead Albums of All Time
Terrapin Station Grateful Dead

4
38 14
Blues for Allah is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Grateful Dead Albums of All Time
Blues for Allah Grateful Dead

5
34 13
Anthem of the Sun is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Grateful Dead Albums of All Time
Anthem of the Sun Grateful Dead

6
40 19
Aoxomoxoa is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Grateful Dead Albums of All Time
Aoxomoxoa Grateful Dead

7
30 11
From the Mars Hotel is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Grateful Dead Albums of All Time
From the Mars Hotel Grateful Dead

8
27 9
Wake of the Flood is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Grateful Dead Albums of All Time
Wake of the Flood Grateful Dead

9
19 11
The Grateful Dead is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Grateful Dead Albums of All Time
The Grateful Dead Grateful Dead

10
21 13
Shakedown Street is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Grateful Dead Albums of All Time
Shakedown Street Grateful Dead

11
18 11
In the Dark is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Grateful Dead Albums of All Time
In the Dark Grateful Dead

12
12 14
Go to Heaven is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Grateful Dead Albums of All Time
Go to Heaven Grateful Dead

13
3 6
The Twilight Zone: Original So... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Grateful Dead Albums of All Time

14
2 5
Birth of the Dead is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Grateful Dead Albums of All Time

15
2 5
Ante Up: the Built to Last Int... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Grateful Dead Albums of All Time

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8 13
Built to Last is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Grateful Dead Albums of All Time
Built to Last Grateful Dead

17
2 7
Rare Cuts and Oddities 1966 is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Grateful Dead Albums of All Time