Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Debra Irene Arlyn (born February 27th, 1985) is an American pianist and singer-songwriter based around Portland, Oregon. Her musical style is a blend of pop, adult contemporary, jazz and R&B, with compositions based around the piano and themes based around love and relationships. She is noted for having a powerful voice. She has independently released three albums and one EP. Debra Arlyn was born on February 27th, 1985 in Corvallis, Oregon to Valerie, a homemaker, and to Tony, a musician/businessman. She is of Polish and Irish descent. She grew up in Corvallis and spent her time growing up singing in school and church choirs. When she was 15 she began to teach herself to play piano by ear on her family's baby grand piano and writing her own music and songs, inspired by such artists as Carole King and Fiona Apple. By 18, she was performing at local talent shows and church events.