“Que Rico Fuera” — co-written by Paloma and Ricky and helmed by producers Wissem Larfaoui, Kevyn Mauricio Cruz and Juan Camilo Vargas — is a rhythmic Caribbean bop with urban-pop fusions and sultry lyrics. They describe the track as “lit,” “sabrosura” (flavorful) or, Martin’s private favourite, “Freaky Ricky.”
“My factor is to search out the magic in several cultures and break obstacles,” the Puerto Rican star says. “On the finish of the day, I seize a little bit of the rhythms that transfer me, flip them into my sound, and that’s the dynamic that has labored.”
For each Ricky and Paloma, who recorded the track individually however met for the primary time on the video shoot in California, that is simply what folks wanted proper now.
“We’re in a second the place we’ve gone by way of a lot and this track strikes folks,” Martin explains.
However their collaboration goes past skilled.
“We’ve an astrological connection,” he says. “Every little thing I do with a Scorpio seems to be very profitable and I didn’t know that was her signal till we completed filming the video.”
Paloma, who says she merely loves Capricorns, instantly knew there was “magical chemistry” between the 2.
“She’s younger and is aware of what she needs and doesn’t need and I really like that she’s so linked. You’ll be able to inform by her music and her supply on this track,” Martin notes.
“Que Rico Fuera” might be on Martin’s upcoming album Play, slated for later this yr.