Ricky Duran is an American musician who gained much popularity for his time on Season 17 of NBC’s The Voice, where he placed as runner up.  He is known for his blues guitar playing and soulful raspy vocals. Duran gained recognition after getting a 4 chair turn for his inspiring performance of “River” by Leon Bridges.  Prior to his success on The Voice, Duran graduated from Berklee College of Music and had been working as a full time musician in his hometown of Worcester, MA before moving to Austin, TX to further his music career.