Since the age of 4, she has been a fan of the arts. She showed an interest in dancing and has performed in many recitals showing her talent in ballet, tap, jazz, and hip-hop dance.
She enrolled at a magnet school where she has to maintain a 3.0 or higher GPA with all accelerated classes and has been able to fulfill that obligation despite her busy schedule with her singing career.
She has a younger sister and two younger brothers. Her family and friends call her Ari.