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Other, less common, formats include singles on digital compact cassette, DVD, and LD, as well as many non-standard sizes of vinyl disc (5-inch/12 cm, 8-inch/20 cm, etc.).

In most cases, a single is a song that is released separately from an album, although it usually also appears on an album.

Typically, these are the songs from albums that are released separately for promotional uses such as digital download or commercial radio airplay and are expected to be the most popular.

The 3-minute single remained the standard into the 1960s, when the availability of microgroove recording and improved mastering techniques enabled recording artists to increase the duration of their recorded songs.

The breakthrough came with Bob Dylan's "Like a Rolling Stone".

The 12-inch single is still considered a standard format for dance music, though its popularity has declined in recent years.

A video single (also videotape single or VHS single) is a music single in the form of a videotape (mostly VHS, but occasionally Betamax, and/or Video 8) or Laserdisc.The most common form of the vinyl single is the 45 or 7-inch.The names are derived from its play speed, 45 rpm, and the standard diameter, 7 inches (18 cm).In music, a single, record single or music single is a type of release, typically a song recording of fewer tracks than an LP record, an album or an EP record.This can be released for sale to the public in a variety of different formats.Physical singles continued declining in the United States, and many record companies stopped releasing them altogether to concentrate more on album sales.

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