Afrikaans pop artist who gained national success in South Africa for his 2002 album, Meisie, Meisie.
He released his first album, For Your Precious Love, in 1995.
His songs have been covered in countries, including Denmark, the Netherlands, Belgium, and German.
He married Dunay Nortje, a South African model, on January 8, 2011.
Jan Smit covered his song "Staan Op" in Dutch.