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Albums The Best Official, Non-Archival Grateful Dead Albums  

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List Rules Only the official albums released by labels.

What's the best grateful dead album? This is a full list of all the Dead's official label releases... it seemed too daunting to try and rank anything else regarding GD. Vote for your favorites and let's see which album is everyone's favorite! To vote on a list that doesn't include live albums, check out Top Grateful Dead Albums.
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180 26
American Beauty is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Official, Non-Archival Grateful Dead Albums
Grateful Dead

2
160 23
Workingman's Dead is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Official, Non-Archival Grateful Dead Albums
Grateful Dead

3
113 36
Europe '72 is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Official, Non-Archival Grateful Dead Albums
Europe '72

4
107 35
Live/Dead is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Official, Non-Archival Grateful Dead Albums
Live/Dead

5
83 32
Aoxomoxoa is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Official, Non-Archival Grateful Dead Albums
Grateful Dead

6
84 34
Terrapin Station is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Official, Non-Archival Grateful Dead Albums
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7
87 38
From the Mars Hotel is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Official, Non-Archival Grateful Dead Albums
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8
87 38
Wake of the Flood is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Official, Non-Archival Grateful Dead Albums
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9
85 37
Blues for Allah is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Official, Non-Archival Grateful Dead Albums
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10
77 35
Anthem of the Sun is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Official, Non-Archival Grateful Dead Albums
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11
62 26
Grateful Dead is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Official, Non-Archival Grateful Dead Albums
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12
59 25
Reckoning is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Official, Non-Archival Grateful Dead Albums
Reckoning

13
55 24
In the Dark is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Official, Non-Archival Grateful Dead Albums
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14
52 31
Shakedown Street is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Official, Non-Archival Grateful Dead Albums
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15
30 24
Without a Net is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Official, Non-Archival Grateful Dead Albums
Wayne Shorter, Wayne Shorter Quartet

16
25 22
The Grateful Dead is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Official, Non-Archival Grateful Dead Albums
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17
24 23
Steal Your Face is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Official, Non-Archival Grateful Dead Albums

18
20 19
Dead Set is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Official, Non-Archival Grateful Dead Albums
Dead Set

19
31 34
Go to Heaven is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Official, Non-Archival Grateful Dead Albums
Grateful Dead

20
15 19
History of the Grateful Dead, ... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Official, Non-Archival Grateful Dead Albums
History of the Grateful Dead, Volume One

21
23 34
Built to Last is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Official, Non-Archival Grateful Dead Albums
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22
18 34
Dylan & The Dead is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Official, Non-Archival Grateful Dead Albums
Dylan & The Dead

23
9 25
Birth of the Dead is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Official, Non-Archival Grateful Dead Albums
Birth of the Dead