6/11/1975, Manila, Philippines

Birth Name

Mylin Pedraza Brooks



Also Known As

Mylin Brooks
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Good music tells a story. And story is shaped by life. Singer/songwriter Mylin's new album, American Girl, is a confluence of her perspectives and experiences, a reflection of her story and a unique life. Mylin's story is a great American story. Born in the Philippines to a father…more


Trivia and Quotes

  • Trivia

    • At age 14, Mylin was handpicked by Disney to star on the The Mickey Mouse Club.

    • Mylin is very supportive of U.S. Military, giving concerts and interacting with the soldiers.

    • Although Mylin was born in the Phillipines, she was raised in Midwest City, Oklahoma.

    • Mylin has shared International chart space with likes of U2, Madonna, Janet Jackson and Destiny's Child.

    • Internationally, Mylin has sold over 80,000 albums, and has been included on over 50 compilation albums.

    • Mylin made her feature film debut in the 1997 movie Starship Troopers.

    • Mylin really appreciates her fans and corresponds with a lot of them one on one.

    • Mylin loves Hawaii and things that have to do with the Hawaiian Islands.

    • Mylin always gives thanks first and foremost to Jesus Christ in the liner notes on her CDs.

    • In January of 2007, Mylin opened for Gary Sinise & The Lt.
      Dan Band
      at the Galaxy Theater in Santa Ana, CA.

    • Mylin performed for the Media and Entertainment Counsel of the
      Year Awards
      at the renowned Friar's Club in Beverly Hills
      and was featured in the November 28-December 4, 2006 edition of
      The Hollywood Reporter.

    • Mylin's TV commercial work includes: Burger King (1994) and
      McDonald's (1996).

    • Mylin was part of a short lived (1994-95) four member all-girl
      group called L.A. Girls.

    • February 8, 2007: Mylin was interviewed by E! Entertainment for an forthcoming episode of E! True Hollywood Story on the Mickey Mouse Club.

    • In September of 2006, Mylin joined Nick Lachey for a show on his tour in Valdosta, GA

    • In August of 2006, Mylin was nominated for four South Bay Music Awards, honoring artists across Southern California, for "Female Vocalist of the Year," "Best Independent CD" (American Girl), "Songwriter of the Year," and "Song of the Year" ("American Girl"). She was awarded "Song of the Year" ("American Girl").

    • In August of 2006, Mylin was selected as one of only eight finalists out of over 150 bands from across the country at the Amplify Music Festival in Las Vegas - and the only female or solo artist in the finals.

  • Quotes

    • MYLIN: I love where I'm at in my life. I don't have everything I want, but that's a good thing. I do have hope, though. And my desire is for people to experience that with my music.