The following is a complete listing of Nirvana's studio and non-studio albums released to the public.
Studio Albums Edit
The following albums were the primary recorded/released and mixed straight from the studio.
Live Albums Edit
The following albums were performed live and recorded on a stage then released as an album.
Compilation Albums Edit
The following albums include songs/demo tapes and live performances put together on a whole album.
Extended Plays Edit
The following albums include tiny collections of songs that were previously included as a studio/live performed album.
Unreleased Albums Edit
Courtney Love stated in May 2002 that she owned 109 unreleased tapes made by Cobain, with or without the other members of Nirvana. Of these songs, many were released on the 61 song box set With the Lights Out, with three "freshly unearthed" songs appearing on the compilation Sliver: The Best of the Box. Besides the remainder of Love's collection there is an abundance of unofficially released Nirvana songs, including covers and jam sessions, on bootleg recordings.