Preston "Poppah" Huff (born May 17,1987), was born in S.E. Washington, D.C. and was raised in Prince George's County Maryland. His love for music started early with a family full of singers and musicians. In 7th grade he and his friends began a group. In a year they deveoped a studio and revamped their image. From 2000-2007 The group titled "NVus Squad" performed at over 200 showcases, events, comferences, and community days across the DMV region. The group released two albums, 3 mixtapes, and 2 compilation albums while in school. The group Headlines 2 talent shows for their high school and headlined D.C.'s largest festival "Unifest" for 3 consecutive years. After creative differences the group took a break to persue solo careers. Poppah then took a 4 year hiatus.