|Birth Name||: Elizabeth Mikhelia Auparay|
|Another Name||: Nowela Idol, Nowe|
|Born||: December 19, 1987 Wamena, Papua, Indonesia|
|Genre||: R & B, pop|
Nowela Elizabeth Mikhelia Auparay was born in Wamena , December 19, 1987 is a singer bloody Batak Indonesian and Papua. She is a singing talent show winner of Indonesian Idol 's eighth season in 2014.
She born in Wamena, Papua. Her father came from Papua, while her mother bloody Batak. After graduating high school, she continued her education to FISIP Airlangga University, but did not finish. She then moved to Purwokerto, Central Java, Indonesia and worked as a café singer, a profession she lived for six years before finally escaped becoming one of the participants eighth season of Indonesian Idol.
Nowela auditioned Indonesian Idol Bus Audition through and Purwokerto escaped to Jakarta after a major audition process in Bandung . After a series of selection steps , she managed to advance to the round of spectacular, and eventually became the winner after ousting Hussein Alatas. Her voice is strong and unique often got praise from the judges, which is dubbed the " Uranium Voice " by Ahmad Dhani.