XXLMag.com has learned that Bronx-bred rapper Mickey Factz has inked a deal with with Jive imprint, Battery Records.

The 2009 XXL Freshman alum signed with the company yesterday (May 11) and expects to drop his major label debut this fall. “Battery is pleased to announce the signing of Mickey Factz, Battery's general manager and Senior Vice President Neil Levine told XXL. "He is an amazing artist with an impressive body of work, a strong work ethic and a very relevant brand. He is now poised for major national and international success.”

Mickey made a name for himself on the mixtape circuit, which also earned him a spot as the spokesperson for the 2009 Honda Accord. As previously reported, Factz teamed up with the popular car company for a national campaign.

Stay tuned for more on Mickey Factz’s new record contract. —Elan Mancini