Karlien van Jaarsveld is the oldest of three children. She is the older sister of the already known Bobby van Jaarsveld. Karlien is not a new face in the music industry.
She started three years ago to come up with Bobby as his guitarist and backing vocalist. She also has a duet with Bobby did on his first album. Karlien was so two years ago decided to do her own thing and then a rock band founded REVOLUTION. So she was the founder and lead singer of the group, REVOLUTION. Rock music was always in her blood and she had two years with REVOLUTION considered one of the best schools of ever.
Karlien, however, in October 2008 decided to go solo with her career and she left REVOLUTION.
Johan Vorster Songs Karlien took the artist. Karlien's album "Jackal Wedding With Wolf's Wife" was issued. Two videos are shot from "Better than Love" and "Jackal Marry Wolf's Woman". Karlien's album is already for several weeks in the top five vendors in the DKNT rankings. The album's sales also reached platinum status.
Karlien also published in November in the new movie Platteland (African Country) with Steve Hofmeyr, Bok van Blerk, Jay & Lianie. She plays the role of a cheeky matric daughter.
She was nominated in 2011 for three Tempo Awards - Best Newcomer, Best Pop Album and Best Female Artist which she for Best Newcomer was appointed.
Karlien was also nominated in the Ghoema Award for the following categories: Best Female Artist; Song of the Year for "Jackal Marry Wolf's Woman", Music Video of the Year for "Jackal Marry Wolf's Woman" Album of the Year for "Jackal Marry Wolf's Woman", Best Pop Album for "Jackal Marry Wolf's Woman ".
Karlien is the winner in the following categories: Best Female Artist, Music Video of the Year and Best Pop Album...