Ben Rector

Ben Rector

During his freshman year at University of Arkansas, musical ingenue Ben Rector recorded a self-titled EP that featured the song "Conversation, " which won the Grand Prize in the pop category of the John Lennon Songwriting Contest in 2006. He is the youngest person ever to win the award for the pop category. The EP grew popular in surrounding states, and by his sophomore year, Rector began touring frequently on weekends and during breaks in the school year. In 2008 Rector released his first full-length record, "Twenty Tomorrow," followed by "Songs... more