Thursday evening, December 5, Ray Boudreaux celebrating his homecoming during a special Downtown Alive after being eliminated from NBC's The Voice.

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Watched by a crowd of over 2000, Ray Boudreaux performed his homecoming show at Parc Sans Souci with special guest Roddie Romero.

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Boudreaux, a native of Carencro, Louisiana appeared to be a bit blown away by the attention.  A long time friend said, "I remember when they couldn't get anybody to come see them.  This is crazy".  The Voice top 8 contestant was also given the key to the city.

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From rock to swamp pop, Boudreaux covered it all during the 2 hour set.  Even swamp pop legend Johnny Allen was backstage.

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After, Boudreaux signed autographs, then made another appearance at The District.

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