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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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1
188 27
American Beauty is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Official, Non-Archival Grateful Dead Albums
Grateful Dead

2
168 24
Workingman's Dead is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Official, Non-Archival Grateful Dead Albums
Grateful Dead

3
120 38
Europe '72 is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Official, Non-Archival Grateful Dead Albums
Europe '72

4
114 37
Live/Dead is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Official, Non-Archival Grateful Dead Albums
Live/Dead

5
84 34
Aoxomoxoa is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Official, Non-Archival Grateful Dead Albums
Grateful Dead

6
91 39
From the Mars Hotel is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Official, Non-Archival Grateful Dead Albums
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7
86 37
Terrapin Station is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Official, Non-Archival Grateful Dead Albums
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8
82 36
Anthem of the Sun is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Official, Non-Archival Grateful Dead Albums
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9
89 41
Wake of the Flood is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Official, Non-Archival Grateful Dead Albums
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10
87 40
Blues for Allah is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Official, Non-Archival Grateful Dead Albums
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11
68 27
Grateful Dead is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Official, Non-Archival Grateful Dead Albums
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12
64 27
Reckoning is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Official, Non-Archival Grateful Dead Albums
Reckoning

13
58 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
54 33
Shakedown Street is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Official, Non-Archival Grateful Dead Albums
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15
33 26
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
27 23
The Grateful Dead is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Official, Non-Archival Grateful Dead Albums
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17
22 19
Dead Set is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Official, Non-Archival Grateful Dead Albums
Dead Set

18
24 25
Steal Your Face is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Official, Non-Archival Grateful Dead Albums

19
32 35
Go to Heaven is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Official, Non-Archival Grateful Dead Albums
Grateful Dead

20
17 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 36
Built to Last is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Official, Non-Archival Grateful Dead Albums
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22
20 36
Dylan & The Dead is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Official, Non-Archival Grateful Dead Albums
Dylan & The Dead

23
10 26
Birth of the Dead is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Official, Non-Archival Grateful Dead Albums
Birth of the Dead