She released her first album, "Chasing Ghosts," in 2014 while she was working as a horse trainer and luthier’s apprentice. "Chasing Ghosts" earned international critical acclaim.
Novak has been support for The Mulligan Brothers, Chris Knight, Caleb Caudle, Belle Adair, American Aquarium, Mike and the Moonpies, Will Hoge, Rod Picott, and Sarah Shook.
Sylvia Rose Novak’s latest album "Someone Else’s War", deemed "Obsession-worthy" by PopDust, staked Novak's claim as a heavy-hitting lyricist and performer. Her fourth album is set to release in 2020.