Puerto Rico-based emcee Brando Bambino links with Mickey Factz for a snarling new banger, “Formula 1,” featuring crazy wordplay with dope production to match from Pyramid Tapes. With Mickey and Brando trading verses filled with braggadocio, the track sounds like two dons meeting up to enjoy a nice meal and spit vivid rhymes about their conquests. Some standout bars include when Brando kicks things into gear on his verse with, “Got rappers sweatin’ bullets like they sittin’ in saunas/ What they spittin’ is boring/ Had to skip to the chorus.” Mickey is on fire, too, rapping about his mink being so long he looks like King Kong. And it doesn’t hurt that Pyramid Tapes’s production has that throwback mafioso sound to it, with a hint of funk in the bass as well. “Formula 1” is available now through all major digital retailers and streaming platforms.
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