Bobby van Jaarsveld joined the music industry at the beginning of his Grade 12 year and in 2006 he received 3 nominations for Best New Comer. Bobby won the category Best New Comer at one of South Africa's biggest extravaganzas, Skouspel. Since 2007 Bobby has been a household name at this extravaganza.
In November 2006 Bobby’s first cd 'DUISEND URE' was released and reached Gold Status. In May 2008 Bobby started to perform with his own band. In October 2009 Bobby’s 2nd album 'NET VIR JOU' was released and sales hit Platinum Status within 8 weeks.
Bobby has a modest and very lovable personality. His shy smile has crept deep into the hearts of his fans. In January 2010 Bobby was awarded 'VIEWERS FAVOURITE ARTIST' for 2009 on DKNT.