The singer has confirmed that The Slumdon Bridge will be available for his fans to download on January 24.
The EP will be offered for free and Sheeran teased that the material is "some of the most interesting music" that he has made in some time, reports Capital FM.
The Slumdon Bridge will also contain a collaboration with an artist who the star has claimed is one of his favourite rappers of all time.
Sheeran leads this year's Brit Award nominations with four nods. The star is up for 'Best British Male', 'Best British Breakthrough', 'Best British Album' for his debut +, and 'Best British Single' for 'The A Team'.
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Watch the music video for Ed Sheeran's 'Lego House' below: