Related Information for Nick Nova When Nick Nova, born Kwaku Boateng-Farrar, was in the fourth grade, he performed a piano piece in front of a gymnasium full of his peers and their parents, from that moment on music was his life. Originally from Berkeley, California, a self taught writer, producer, singer and the occasional rapper, Nova knew what he wanted, and has worked towards his goal ever since. Getting serious about music in High School, Nova formed a group, which with local success ultimately fell apart. Unwillin.. read more