Now a solo project, Coco Solid first began as a duo, with Hansell recording and performing alongside fellow rapper and visual artist Benjamin Buchanan, who works under the stage name Erik Ultimate. Hansel and Buchanan recorded regularly with deceased punk producer ALC5 and often performed with DJ Han Baby.
Hansell and Erik Ultimate rapped with Flight Of The Conchords at SXSW in 2006.
Hansell's song Denim & Leather was sampled by Princess Superstar in her song Monday Morning.
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