Michael A. Manuwa is the first son of Deaconess Margret Manuwa, an insurance lady and clergy.
A graduate of computer science , he grew up listening to Fuji, juju and Afro beat. Later in his early teen, he was introduced to Hip-hop and song writing by a colleague in junior secondary school.
He learnt the basics of beat making from long time friend, ODIS (EDDY GESMO) in January, 2007 and he's been active ever since .
Hero One was first noticed by Ace Music producer and C.E.O Klaplyne Records in 2009 after he free-styled at a departmental dinner in his second year at Osun State university, Osogbo, soon he was signed and released his first single, GET MONEY (PROD. JUWONMIX) in January 2010 under Klaplyne Records.
He has produced several upcoming acts and performed across the nation with top acts like ZEEZ, REMINISCE, JAHBLESS, BRACE and many more.
In 2012, he founded MASSIVE GANG NATION, a hip-hop/pop music publishing group that helps upcoming acts.
He served his nation as a school teacher in Cross Rivers state, Nigeria in year 2012.