This young rapper Nova was born October 21,1994 as Kane Londre McFarland Hollie. His mother Michelle Hollie raised him through some tough times in one of the nations roughest cities, Oakland, California. Keith McFarland, a proud father, didn’t get the chance to help raise his son. Just two years after Nova‘s birth, Keith was murdered. Despite the absence of his father in an environment known for gangs, crime and drugs, this young man and his family kept it together.
As early as middle school, Nova gained an interest in music and began making hip hop and R&B beats. Now in high school, Nova produces music, writes lyrics, and can amaze crowds with this turf style dance moves. He has performed with dance groups, such as H.E.A.T., and premiered in several videos showcasing his dancing skills. With great passion and love for the performing arts, Nova has dedicated himself to his music. He attended Oakland Technical High School where he took music technology classes, doing what he could to learn the business. He graduated from Tamalpais High School class of 2012