There are at least five distinct artists/groups working under the name of Noa;
1) A popular Israeli songwriter,
2) A short-lived jazz-rock band from France
3) A Japanese pop singer
4) A Bulgarian Drum and Bass DJ producer.
5) A Japanese pop punk/emo band from Osaka
1) Known in Israel by her given name Achinoam Nini (Hebrew, אֲחִינֹעַם נִינִי), , Noa is Israel's leading international concert and recording artist. Born in Tel Aviv in 1969 Noa lived in New York City from age 2 until her return to Israel alone at the age of 17.