Julio Franceschi who was born on May 28, 2000 is an American rap artist. Professionally known by his stage name Nova, he gained fame for winning the third season of the Lifetime channel's reality competition "The Rap Game". Nova is now known for his songs "Save the Kid" and "Let It Go".
Who are Nova's parents?
"The Rap Game" winner hails from Reading, Pennsylvania, but currently resides in Atlanta, Georgia. His mother's name is Jasmin. The star's parents divorced when he was a child, and Nova spent some time in a homeless shelter with his mother because the family had nowhere to live. He also has two siblings. Nova is close to his maternal uncle, who helped to raise him and gave him opportunities he otherwise wouldn't have. The rapper's mother is available on Instagram under jazzie_tunez handle.
Nova started his career as a rapper in his teen years when he was living in Atlanta, which is known for its legendary hip-hop scene. He was discovered by a producer who invited him to compete in the third season of "The Rap Game" reality competition. The season premiered in December 2016. Since becoming the show's winner, Nova has released seven singles and one studio album. He is also featured on Rome904's song "My everything" and Star Money's single "Shit". Nova is popular on social media as well. You can find him on Instagram, Twitter and TikTok. Besides that, he has a self-titled YouTube channel where he shares his music.
Is Nova in a relationship?
The rapper is currently single. Previously, he dated fellow hip-hop sensation Nia Kay. The couple met in 2017 when they both were contestants on "The Rap Game". It's unclear when and why their relationship ended.
How much is Nova's net worth?
The rising hip-hop star's net worth is estimated at around $1 - $5 million as of 2022.