Achinoam Nini (Hebrew: אחינועם ניני; Aẖinóʻam Nini; born June 23, 1969; known outside of Israel as Noa), is an Israeli singer. She is accompanied by guitarist Gil Dor and often plays the conga drum as she sings. Nini represented Israel at the Eurovision Song Contest in 2009 jointly with singer Mira Awad, with the song "There Must Be Another Way."
Achinoam Nini was born in Bat Yam to a Yemeni-Jewish family. She lived in New York City from age 2. She attended SAR Academy and the Rabbi Joseph H. Lookstein Upper School of Ramaz High School, and remained in New York until her return to Israel alone at the age of 16.