Derek Olandis Folley, best known as his stage name “Derek B Nine” (formally, “Nine Music Derek Folley Corporation”). Born to Emmett Paul Folley (former manager of The Chi-Lites and Choreographer The Ohio Players) and Donna Marie (James) Folley of Dayton, Ohio. He graduated from Central State University with a BA in Political Science. Soon after, he attended law school at West Los Angeles School of Law. After, two semester of law school, begin studying radio broadcasting at Santa Monica College. He started the “Derek Folley Mafioso Radio Show” . In 2010, he married Italian, Jessika Fortes. Their children are, PreVella Lucrezia Folley Sancia Folley and Kahdosh Cesare Folley.In 2015, he begin writing lyrics for songs on his Soundcloud profile.