Mohammad Aref was born in Tehran in 1982. He showed interest in music from childhood and started to play the guitar when he was 14 years old. After practicing classical music for a few years, Aref became interested in pop music and also composed some instrumental music. He has also started to work with many recognized Iranian singers since he was 23 years old. They co-operated in recording music and holding concerts. Some of these singers include: Farzad Farzin, Mehdi Modares, Mehdi Muqadam, Mani Rahnama, Saeid Shahrouz, Emad Talebzadeh, Ali Lohrasbi, Meisam Ebrahimi, Shadmehr Aqili, Naser Zeinali, Masoud Sadeqlou, Mohammadreza Hedayati, Kamran Tafti, Alireza Talischi and Saeid Atani.