Nashville artist Ben Rector to perform April 27

Nashville singer and songwriter Ben Rector will perform a concert at 7 p.m. Monday, April 27, at the Paramount Theatre in downtown Abilene.

The concert is sponsored by Abilene Christian University’s Students’ Association.

Prior to the concert, at 6 p.m., food trucks will be parked outside the Paramount at 352 Cypress St. offering dinner options for purchase.

Rector, currently on tour with NEEDTOBREATHE, is an Oklahoma native who has performed with artists such as Dave Barnes, Five for Fighting, Train, The Script, Colbie Caillat and Lifehouse. To date, he has released five albums, the most recent of which, “The Walking in Between,” debuted at No. 16 on the Billboard 200 chart.

Tickets are $25 for general admission, and $40 for VIP. They can be purchased at

See Rector perform “Beautiful” on Jimmy Kimmel Live.