Ricky Duran (born 31 August 1990) is a famous American pop singer and songwriter from Worcester, Massachusetts. He is the contestant of a popular American singing show named “The Voice” season 17. He becomes the runnerup in the finale. He surprised the judges from his great voice. He was in Blake Shelton’s team.
The 29-year-old boy starts his career in music from his high school days where he performed in a rock band with his dad and after that, in college, he makes his own band and also makes the competitions with other bands as battel. He also performed band in local parties and other events.
Early Life, Parents, Siblings & Childhood
Ricky Duran came to this world on 31 August 1990 in Worcester, Massachusetts. His father “Ricardo Duran” was a talented singer and musician.
His mother “Odette Duran” was a housewife. Ricky has three sisters in his family named “Maria Odette Duran”, “Julia Tomaiolo” and “Natalie Maigarie”. In 2019 his age is 29 years old.
He is interested in music from childhood because his dad is also a great musician and plays so many instruments. He gets inspired by his father. Ricky’s dad taught him different lessons in music.
He also learns to play different instruments from his dad. He loves to play guitar. He celebrates his birthday on 31 August every year with his family and friends.
He completes his schooling from Grafton High School, United States and gets his high school graduation degree from this school.
He loves music from a very early age so he takes admission to Berklee College of Music, Boston, Massachusetts for taking coaching in music because he wants to become an expert in music.
He plays band in so many functions in high school with his dad. When he was in college he forms his own rock band and makes his father as its manager.
When he was 22 years old his father committed suicide due to some reason. This was a great shock for him because his dad was everything for him. After some time his mom died due to breast cancer.
Physical Stats, How tall & More
The runnerup of “The Voice” season 17 has a great charming and handsome personality. Ricky Duran stands at a height of 5 feet 9 inches and gains an estimated weight of 154 pounds.
He has black color short hair and black color eyes. He is a fitness freak also and makes his body fit and healthy. He always wears genuine clothes. There is no tattoo on his body.
Personal Life, Girlfriend & Spouse
Duran is a famous personality and a professional singer also. Ricky dated his girlfriend named “Alyssa Tosti” for one year. She is 26 years old. Both of them love each other so much.
He always posts photos with her on his official Instagram account. The couple is very opened about their personal life. They loved each other and according to the media, they get married in mid of the year 2020.
Some Lesser Known Facts About Ricky Duran
|Full Real Birth Name||Ricky Duran.|
|Profession||Singer and Songwriter.|
|Famous for||the finalist of "The Voice" season 17.|
|Age (As of 2019)||29 years old.|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||31 August 1990.|
|Sexuality (Gay or Lesbian)||Straight.|
|House In||Austin, Texas.|
|Social Media Account Stats||Twitter: @IamRickyDuran (10k + followers).
Instagram: @rickyduran (51.4k + followers).
Facebook: Ricky Duran.
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 5' 9".
Centimeters: 175 cm.
Meters: 1.75 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 70 Kg.
Pounds: 154 lbs.
|Body Measurements (Chest-waist-Biceps)||40-30-14.|
|Shoe Size (UK)||8.5.|
|Parents||Father: Ricardo Duran.
Mother: Odette Duran.
|Siblings||Sisters: Maria Odette Duran, Julia Tomaiolo and Natalie Maigarie.|
|Personal Life Relationship|
|Dating History?||Dating with his girlfriend Alyssa Tosti.|
|School||Grafton High School, United States.|
|Alma Mater.||Berklee College of Music, Boston, Massachusetts.|
|Net worth (approx.)||$2 million US dollars (as of 2019).|
Career & Net worth
When he was six years old his father taught him a guitar in the music room, which was made in his house. In the year 2019, he went to Austin, Texas for a music band show. He gave audition to the 17th season of “The Voice” and selected in the audition because of his melodious voice.
In 2019, The Voice’s singer, Ricky Duran has accumulated Net worth of $2 million US dollars (approx.)
In this show, he is a member of Blake Shelton’s team. He is the tough contestant in the show. He rocks the stage with his voice and got huge votes.
He was a finalist of the show but was not able to win it. He became the runnerup of the show. The winner of the show is “Jake Hoot”.
In the year 2018, he was honored by the Worcester Music Awards and Best Male Vocalist award. He is a young talented singer in America.
- His zodiac sign is Virgo.
- He holds an American Nationality.
- The Voice famed singer is a dog lover and has a pet dog.
- He loves to play guitar and keyboard.
- He is always active on social media and posts pictures on Instagram and Twitter.
- Duran doesn’t like smoking.
- He loves to drink beer.
- Ricky Duran used his free time in writing songs.
- Alyssa’s partner loves traveling in different cities.
- He is a foodie and loves Chinese food.