Danny Rivera

Singer-Songwriter & Social Advocate for Social Impact, Equity & Empowerment

Danny Yohance Rivera Jr. (born January 4, 2001), known professionally as Danny Rivera, is an American singer, songwriter, record producer, pianist, and guitarist. He gained a following in 2018 when he released his debut single “Gravity” on audio distribution platform Spotify. The single would subsequently lead to his first extended play record entitled “The Requisite” which is currently available on all music platforms. Danny has performed at such venues like The White House for President Barack Obama, Fenway Park for the Boston Red Sox, TD Garden for the Boston Celtics, House of Blues Boston, The Strand Theatre, 939 Red Room Cafe, The Berklee Performance Center, Boch Center Shubert Theatre, The Massachusetts State House, and The Jimmy Fund Scooper Bowl. His work has been featured on NPR Radio, 103.3 AMP Radio, Mix 104.1, WCVB Channel 5, and an Amazon Prime TV show where his original song was submitted for an Emmy Nomination. In 2019, Danny wrote, produced, and released a campaign song for U.S. Representative for Massachusetts’s 7th congressional district, Ayanna Pressley. Danny most recently graduated from the Boston Arts Academy, Boston’s only public high school for the visual & performing arts.