Currently Receiving Airplay at Christian Country Radio With “Never Leave You Behind,” The Charismatic Country-Rock Singer/Songwriter—Whose Earlier Single “Stomp” Is Now An Interactive Video Game—Toured This Past Summer With Fellow ICM Winner Craig Morgan.

Singer Sandra Dee, Rachelle Richard,
and Steve Richard

The success Steve Richard ( is enjoying at Christian Country Radio this year with his singles “Make It Into Heaven” and “Never Leave You Behind” made him the overwhelming choice as “Best New Artist” at the 15th Annual Inspirational Country Music Award Show (ICM Awards), a star studded ceremony taped for broadcast from Trinity Music USA Auditorium.  

“Make It Into Heaven” hit the Top Three on Power Source’s Christian Country Top 100 earlier in 2009; “Never Leave You Behind” is currently receiving airplay in the format. Both songs are from the charismatic country-rock singer/songwriter’s self-titled debut, which Richard worked on with producer/engineer Michael Bradford (Kid Rock, Uncle Kracker, Travis Tritt) and Grammy Award winning composer Jeff Silbar (Alabama, Janie Fricke, Bette Midler), not to mention superstar John Rich of Big & Rich fame.