She Nova was live streaming on Twitch when the 7.1 magnitude earthquake hit Southern California Friday evening. By the time the shaking had subsided, her Twitch viewers had already clipped the segment of her stream when the earthquake started, sharing it all over twitch and reddit. She Nova also tweeted the clip and people all over the world who had heard about the earthquake were finding Nova's video. The tweet's views quickly climbed into the thousands, currently at 37k, with over 100k impressions and hundreds of likes and retweets.
On Reddit, the clip was reposted by fans and quickly rose on trending hashtag #LiveStreamFails. The video is now at almost 50k views in just a few days. Needless to say, this very scary incident had turned into a happy accident, bringing new people to Nova and her music.