Her first bands were The Strikeman, a school band, and later Special Voices. The latter played mainly in American G.I. clubs, which were abundant in the Mainz-Wiesbaden area at the time. This took place ~1963-1967.
Currently living in Hanstedt, Lower Saxony.
She was part of Amon Düül II's France tour in 1974 (she met her husband Ralf Basten during rehearsals for that tour). Also guested for and toured with Udo Lindenberg.
In 1995, she founded a "Gospel-Rock-Workshop" choir at Hanstedt's musical school, in which she is regularly participating to this day. She also gives singing workshops from time to time.