NEWS

September 2019
Rufus' new release entitled Takin' it to the Streets will be released later this year.  Six covers and 2 original songs will be featured.
August 2019
Rufus shares music with those behind the wall with Prison Fellowship at Macomb Correctional and Thumb Correctional.
June 2019
Rufus releases a brand new single entitled Lord Willin' from his upcoming album - Meditation.  Check out this brand new electronic tune and new video​.
May 2019
Rufus starts a new series at the Bridge Church entitled the Summer of 73.  He recently found an old journal with notes from sermons he taught many years ago.  
April 2019
We Got Vids!!!
Check out Rufus' brand new YouTube music page: ​ RufusOnYouTube
And enjoy 4thFridays videos: 
4thFridays Channel
March 2019
4thFridays celebrates 17 years of good music, good coffee and good company.
January 2019
Coming soon - follow Rufus on Instagram and on his brand new YouTube page for interviews and music.
Rufus is in the studio working on a new musical endeavor with wife - Denise.  Updates coming soon!​
December 2018
Rufus has completed his series of Christmas concerts at 3 prison facilities.  He also shared Christmas by Candlelight at the Bridge Church in Pontiac.
November 2018
Rufus is gearing up for a series of Christmas concerts in prison called - Christmas with Rufus.  So far 3 prisons are booked: Macomb Correctional, Women's Huron Valley and Milan Federal.   He is looking forward to bringing joy to those behind bars.
September 2018
Some of you might be aware that Rufus fell
off his bike prior to 4thFridays in September.  It was a dirt bike.  No fractures or broken bones but he suffered a severe muscle spasm.   He is doing much better now.  Thank you for prayers and also thank you to the kind stranger who helped him after the fall.  Read the touching story here.
Hope Behind Bars!
Rufus offers his sound expertise to the  Prison Fellowship and Luis Palau Hope event in Michigan prisons.
Reminiscing wtih Phil!
Rufus attends Phil Keaggy concert and the two reminisce about venues back in the day!
August 2018
Rufus performs at a Fathers event at Muskegon Correctional along with speaker - Billy Kidd
July 2018
The original Rufus Harris band members and 4thFridays house band surprises Rufus at 4thFridays at the July show.
Rufus receives a hard guitar case for his birthday.  Happy Birthday Rufus!!
Rufus enjoys music by Champion Fingerpicking Guitarist -
John Standefer at a house concert in Orchard Lake, MI
April 2018
Rufus will be performing at the MIssion Coffeehouse on the 28th.  Check out the shows page for more info.
March 2018
4thFridays with rufus harris celebrates 16 years of good music, good coffee and good company.
February 2018
Rufus' Happy Birthday song reaches 70k hits on you tube.  More birthday videos have been added to the youtube page.
January 2018
4thFridays with rufus harris kicks off 2018 with its first show happening on January 26th at the Ford Community and Performing Arts Center in Dearborn.
December 2017
Rufus will be performing Christmas music at 2 prisons and churches in December. Check the "shows" link for more information.
November 2017
Most people that know Rufus know he likes to run.   He will be running in the annual Turkey Trot with thousands of other runners on Thanksgiving Day in Downtown Detroit.
October 2017
Rufus and Joe Harris of  the band Undisputed Truth reconnect after many years.   Joe was the lead singer of the 70s hit "Smiling Faces Sometimes".  The two worked in the world-class recording studio - United Sound Systems in Detroit years ago.   Joe is working on new music with legendary musicians - Dennis Coffey and Ralpe Armstrong.  Rufus is excited to once again lend his audio engineering skills.
September 2017
-Rufus quicks off the 8th season of music events at Lakeside Coffeehouse at Orchard Lake Community Presbyterian Church in Orchard Lake, MI. He'll be sharing songs from his basics CD.
 
August 2017
-Rufus performs for Michigan Dept. of
Corrections Chaplains at their annual
In-service event.
-Rufus performs at Life Challenge's 
Together 4 Good Rally
July 2017
-Now you can support Rufus' ministry. Attend the shows, purchase music or
support financially.
-The Happy Birthday to You song inches closer to 70,000 fews on YouTube.
-Rufus' basics CD is now available here and on CDbaby.com.
June 2017
-Rufus  participates in Prison Fellowship's Hope events on the prison yard at 3 Muskegon prisons.
May 2017
-Rufus shares music at the Corrections Ministry and Chaplains Association (CMCA) Summit in Philadelphia
March 2017
-4thFridays with rufus harris celebrates 15 years of good music, good coffee and good company. You can follow 4thFridays on facebook.
December 2016
-Rufus appears on WDIV to talk about ministry to prisoners during the holidays. Watch the interview here.
August 2016
-Rufus is ordained as pastor at the Bridge Church in Pontiac.  Check out The Bridge on the website or via facebook.

Performing at Thumb Correctional

The newest single - Lord Williln'