Steve Richard & Laura Dodd tape UA Network's Southern Gospel Praise w/Mary Fay Jackson

Laura Maryfay and Steve
Force MP Entertainment recording artist, Steve Richard, and duet partner Laura Dodd, recently joined host Mary Fay Jackson for a special one hour edition of the UA Network’s “Southern Gospel Praise.”
Steve performed his hit songs and new material including, “Keep Rollin’,” “Another Day,” “Love Anyhow,” his #1 song “Toothbrush,” as well as his new single “South of Heaven,” which is currently climbing the Power Source chart. To round out the program, Steve invited fellow ICM artist Laura Dodd to perform their chart topping duets “I See You in Everything” and “The Rock On Which I Stand” during the television show.  Both Steve and Laura gave interviews recounting their testimonies and also talked about their music careers, then joined host Mary Fay Jackson on her performance which closed the show.

*Pictured (L to R) Laura Dodd, Mary Fay Jackson & Steve Richard

"South Of Heaven" Hits #1 on NMW Internet Chart

Congratulations to Steve Richard and his entire team - "South Of Heaven" has hit #1 on the New Music Weekly Internet Chart!


FORCE MP Entertainment's Steve Richard and Laura Dodd's "The Rock On Which I Stand" Hits #1

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Nashville, TN (June 11, 2014)-- 2013's ICM Vocal Duo of the Year, Steve Richard and Laura Dodd can add yet another accolade to their growing collection, as their most recent single, "The Rock On Which I Stand" reached #1 on the Power Source chart recently.

The single is the duo's follow-up to the #1 smash hit, "I See You In Everything," which won the pair their 2013 ICM nod for Vocal Duo of the Year.

Laura and Steve bring their unique life experiences, faith and vocal talent to create a powerful duo that strikes a chord with country and gospel music fans across the country. Together, they emanate a warmth and sincerity that makes them relatable and draws listeners and viewers in.

FORCE MP's Steve Richard has numerous accolades to his credit including honors from the Inpirational Country Music Association with awards including "New Artist of the Year" in 2009 as well as the 2012 award for "Video of the Year" for this video accompanying his HIT single, "Love's Gotta Go Somewhere."
Additionally, Steve and Laura are scheduled for a media blitz this Summer which will include several television appearances that will soon be announced. Stay tuned to their web sites for up to the date news and information. 

To download "The Rock On Which I Stand," in iTunes click here.



South of Heaven - Available on iTunes

Steve's latest single 'South of Heaven' is available on iTunes.  Click here to purchase!

Steve Richard Showcases New Single "South of Heaven" at CRS 2014


Multi-award winning Force MP Entertainment recording artist, Steve Richard, made a much-anticipated appearance at Country mdaRadio Seminar 2014, where he debuted his new single, “South of Heaven,” to a packed room of radio programmers and industry luminaries. Richard, whose new single debuts at country radio in Mid-March, performed several of his country radio hits at a VIP reception hosted by Force MP Entertainment.   

At CRS, Richard recorded public service announcements (PSAs) for the charitable organizations “Muscular Dystrophy Association,” “Women Rock for the Cure,” and “Operation Troop Aid.” He participated in interview sessions with country music journalists, and for numerous blogs and websites. 

2013 proved to be a momentous year for Steve Richard. The duet, “I See You in Everything,”  (with the incomparable Laura Dodd), bettenreached the #1 slot on the Power Source Music Chart. The popularity and power of the song culminated in the pair winning the “Inspirational Country Music” award’s coveted “Vocal Duo of the Year.”

Richard’s multi-genre versatility was once again on display with the Top-40 MusicRow Country Breakout Chart hit, “Keep on Rollin’.”  2013 was, indeed,kykr a momentous year for Steve Richard.

Photos (top to bottom):
|L-R / Reagan / MDA, Steve Richard & Lena / MDA   Photo Credit:  Bev Moser
L-R: Steve Richard and Operation Troop Aid Founder/CEO Mark Woods
L-R: Janel Betten, KLMJ's Mike Betten, Steve Richard
L-R: Steve Richard and KYKR's Robby Lynn


Congratulations to Steve Richard & Laura Dodd

                      2013 ICM Vocal Duo
               Steve Richard & Laura Dodd


The 19th Annual ICM Faith, Family & Country™ Awards were held at The Fellowship at Two Rivers to honor artists, songwriters, radio personalities and others in the genres of Christian and Inspirational Country Music. 

Congratulations to Steve Richard & Laura Dodd!  They were presented with the 2013 Vocal Duo/Vocal Performance award.  For more details on the show, please  visit
Highlights of the evening included Gene Higgins being presented with the “Living Legend Award.”  The 19th Annual ICM Faith, Family & Country™ Awards were presented by Samaritan’s Purse and Operation Christmas Child and Operation Troop Aid was this year’s charity of choice. Airing on The TCT Network, GEB America, National Religious Broadcasters (NRB), The Worship Network and Total Living Network (TLN), this year’s show reached a potential audience of 1.6 billion, it’s largest to date. 

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