Born in the streets of London and raised in the deserts of Dubai, Jairaj Ravrani began his musical journey, as Jai Nova, at the age 15 debuting in local clubs with his first headlining appearance alongside Dubai’s biggest radio hosts Kris Fade (Virgin Radio) and Saif and Sound (Channel 4). With his impressive stage presence and his early productions, it was only a matter of time before he was spinning records on local radio.
In the summer of 2013, Jai made his international debut on Dash Radio LA, where Jai’s finesse was flawlessly presented. Noticed by dance music icons Avicii, Nicky Romero, Martin Garrix and Alesso, Jai Nova continued to impress with his first official remix for Grammy nominated artist Stonebridge at the mere age of 16.
The year after saw even more success with the release of his first original track ‘Bomb’ gaining exposure worldwide and received airplay from the prestigious BBC Radio in the UK. Having featured on multiple radio stations worldwide, the young pioneer was offered to launched his very own radio show, Novadose Radio, which is broadcasted worldwide on stations in USA, Mexico, Canada, Germany, Australia, Africa, Japan, Brazil, Croatia and many more. With over 4000 subscribers on Apple Podcasts, Novadose Radio continues to rise as one of the hottest dance music radio shows.
Early 2015 kicked off with 2 new singles called ‘Lets Go’ and ‘Horizons’. Both records gained early support from EDM artists Blasterjaxx, Juicy M, Michael Burn, Nicky Romero and Dyro and airplay on BBC Radio. Meanwhile ‘Horizons’ went viral within hours hitting over 25,000 streams in 5 days and is currently sitting over 175,000 on Soundcloud alone. Further in to the year, Jai found himself signing an official remix for #1 hit artist Natalie La Rose and Caroline D’amore on Republic Records/Universal Music, known to be the biggest label in the world. The masterpiece on the heavyweight label obtained over 13,000 streams in less than 3 weeks, catching the attention of the 2015 #1 DJ’s Dimitri Vegas and Like Mike, and Mixmag’s HYPE Magazine in Dubai.
The following years, 18 year old Jai Nova returned to the late Radio 1 Dubai to host his own segment ‘Jai Nova & Friends’ bringing special guests The Chainsmokers, Nervo, Yves V, EDX, Arno cost and Max Vangeli. With an explosive show and live listeners of over 50,000, Jai Nova and friends delivered a historic performance known to be the biggest radio line up in Dubai history. This shortly lead to an exclusive remix working alongside Pop/Dance record breakers The Chainsmokers on their single “Setting Fires” as part of their Collage EP. With streams raking in there thousands and airplay across the globe, the remix definitely made a statement. As a result of the recent success, Jai’s radio show ‘Novadose Radio’ also reached big milestones hitting over 9000 subscribers on Apple Podcasts and gaining over 16 worldwide radio partners airing the show on a weekly basis.
With a noteworthy list of honours, this extraordinary young talent continues to live the dream.