Nova Ruth is a vocalist that has worked in various genres. Starting from the year 2000, she became a female emcee and was one half of Twin Sista. She also joined an independent compilation album – Perang Rap (2002) – with other hip hop artists from East Java. in 2003 Twin Sista released their one and only album titled ‘Mother of Nature’. Afterwards, Nova went solo and in 2007 she got involved in Poetry Battle #1 as part of Les Primtemp Des Poètes, an Indonesia-French exchange festival that happens annually. Due to her commitment to hip hop, she made it to Gang Festival 2008 in Sydney. From there her international collaborations begun. Sven Simulacrum, Unkle Ho and Filastine are regular collaborators. Nova even completed a European tour with Filastine at the end of 2009. Besides using her voice for electronic music, Nova has a side project that has grown unintentionally since 2003. With Andre, a talented guitarist from Malang, Nova has created a story telling acoustic project called Mimimintuno.