Aarif is most famous for his acting debut in the 2010 Hong Kong film Echoes of the Rainbow. He has also been in several other Hong Kong films since then. Pursuing a career in singing, Aarif Lee released his first album, Starting Today, in 2009. He released a follow-up album, Starting Today volume 2, in 2010. There have been rumors that he is the son of the famous kung fu artist and actor, Bruce Lee.