Derek B

Real Name:
Derek Boland
Profile:
English DJ, rapper and producer.
Born in 1966, Bow, London, England, died 14 November 2009.
He started out as a DJ when he was 15 as part of a mobile unit touring London clubs. He then moved into radio working for pirate stations including KISS FM and LWR before beginning his own WBLS station. In 1985 he also co-founded the Blackmarket record shop in Soho with Steve Jervier. In 1987 he took a job at Simon Harris’ Music Of Life label as an A&R man and recorded the track “Rock the Beat”. Subsequently he released two more tracks which charted: “We Got the Juice” and “Good Groove” reaching #16.

He was managed by Steve Proctor.
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Albums

Derek B - Bullet From A Gun album art Derek B Bullet From A Gun (Album) Tuff Audio, Tuff Audio Brazil 1988 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

Derek B - Get Down album art Derek B Get Down Music Of Life UK 1987 Sell This Version
Derek B - Rock The Beat album art Derek B Rock The Beat (Single) Music Of Life US 1987 Sell This Version
Derek B - We've Got The Juice album art Derek B We've Got The Juice (Maxi, Single) Music Of Life, Mercury Netherlands 1988 Sell This Version
Derek B - Good Groove album art Derek B Good Groove (Maxi, Single) Music Of Life Australasia 1988 Sell This Version
Derek B - Bad Young Brother album art Derek B Bad Young Brother (Single, Maxi) Tuff Audio, Phonogram UK 1988 Sell This Version
AS 5000 780 Derek B - I Want You Back / Bullet From A Gun album art Bananarama / Derek B Bananarama / Derek B - I Want You Back / Bullet From A Gun(7", Promo) Polygram AS 5000 780 Italy 1988 Sell This Version
DKBZZ1 Derek B - Bullet From A Gun - Album Sampler album art Derek B Bullet From A Gun - Album Sampler(12", Promo) Tuff Audio, Phonogram DKBZZ1 UK 1988 Sell This Version
Derek B - You've Got To Look Up album art Derek B You've Got To Look Up (Single) Tuff Audio UK 1990 Sell This Version
Derek B - U Got 2 Look Up album art Derek B U Got 2 Look Up (Single) BiVirtue Productions UK 1993 Sell This Version