EP stands for Extended Player, it is quite longer than single hence it is called “Extended” An EP is a musical recording that contains more tracks by musicians which are used to showcase their musical talent.
Usually, musicians have also used EP for pre-album which has more songs that are not yet fully completed. Also, it is not meant to sale but can use it for promotional purpose. But it can be used for sales if it has a value.
Almost every artist in the music industry will have an EP which they themselves do it for them. It is almost a norm to do so.
How many Track Does EP contain?
EPs usually contains a minimum of 4 tracks and maximum of 6 tracks. If EP is used for promotional activity 4 tracks are good enough to go but if it is ready to go for sale 6 tracks are needed.