Hitting at thirty-three years of her age, Kari Jobe has accomplished to find herself a boyfriend named Cody Carnes. Her open acceptance of relationship with him on Instagram indicates that how healthy kinship they comprises with one another. Recently in August 2014, she announced using Instagram that she and Cody are engaged with each other and they might soon be married as well. However, she neither has pronounced anyone as her devoted husband nor faced a tragic ensued by divorce. Also, there is no seeking of her having her own children so far.
With her successful Dove Award winning debut album, Kari Jobe is one of the most acclaimed American contemporary Christian music singer/songwriter. Also known for her worship pastor service at Gateway Church, Kari commenced her musical career in year 2003. However, she received favorable global recognition after releasing her first studio self-titled album, “Kari Jobe” in February 2009, which peaked at number sixty-seven on Billboard 200 chart and subsequently debuted number one on iTunes’ Christian music list and reaching at third position on Billboard’s Christmas music list. The album spawned the successful single, ‘I’m Singing”, which shot to number 13 on Billboard’s Christian single list. The same year she debuted her second solo song, “Healer”, which reached at number 33 on Billboard’s Soft A/C list. Under the Integrity Music’s compilation, she released another single “Adore Him” which follows-up her album “Worship and Adore: A Christmas Offering”. She gained public notability and subsequently signed a recording contract with EMI CMG Sparrow Records in 2011. Under the guidance of Sparrow Records, she dubbed her second recording album “Where I Find You”, which was released in January 2012. Her “Where I find You” album peaked at number ten on the Billboard 200 and also reached at No. 75 on the Canadian Albums Chart. The album also went to garnered Kari her first Grammy Awards nomination for Best Contemporary Christian Album in year 2012. Kari has severed as a competitor on GNS’s channel game show, “The American Bible Challenge” in second season, where she was paired with Sheila Wash & Lisa Harper. Recipient of two Dove Awards and one Grammy nomination, Kari Jobe is among one of the toughest artist in her respective genre of Contemporary Christian.
With her birth name “Kari Brooke Jobe”, Kari was born on April 6th, 1981, in Southlake, Texas to her parents, Caroline “Sandy” & Mark Douglas. Brought up in several place of Texas, including Watauga & Hurst, Kari has two other siblings, Kristen & Caleb. She was always lovesome regarding singing so that she started singing from very young age of three. And at the age of five, she became Christian. While growing older, she studied from Oral Roberts University and Christ for the Nations Institute. Likewise, she also garnered another degree in psychology & pastoral studies affiliated to Dallas Baptist University.
Ever glowing and beautiful, Kari Jobe is the well-known name in American contemporary Christian genre of music. Also credited for her songwriting ability, Kari is currently serving as an associate worship pastor at Gateway Church.