Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

Ruthie Collins

EF Country

Watch: Ruthie Collins unleashes video for new single ‘Hypocrite’

The Country singer has a new single out.

Ruthie Collins has released her new single ‘Hypocrite’, a power ballad about hurt, honesty and a rough breakup.

‘Hypocrite’ showcases Collins at her best: occupying the uncharted territory between genres, swirling together the southern sounds of pedal steel and Telecaster guitar with the pop/rock punch of a meteoric chorus. She calls the track “a song about that thing we all do: pretend we’re totally ok when the sky is actually falling down all around us.”

“A relationship I really didn’t want to end was clearly slipping away from me, and even though I was trying to pretend I was ok with it all, I was a complete wreck on the inside,” Collins says, remembering the night she co-wrote ‘Hypocrite’ in a 1973 Airstream trailer with fellow road warrior Natalie Stovall (Runaway June), who also lends backup vocals.

“I hope ‘Hypocrite’ lets people know that even though we’re all trying our best to keep it together, there’s so much freedom in owning your emotions — in moving through them instead of blocking them — and that there is true healing and love on the other side.”

The song’s music video finds Collins haunting the birthday party of her former flame. Like the song itself, it’s a cinematic and dynamic clip that makes no attempt to hide the hurt of its creator.

‘Hypocrite’ arrives one year after Collins’ 2020 album ‘Cold Comfort’.


You May Also Like


Joe continued to look for answers as he grew closer to finding out who framed him.

EF Country

Fascinating album of pure Country joy and skilled Pop influences.


Joe tries to convince those around him of the truth.

EF Country

We talk to the Hall of Famer about her new album, 'Crazy Town' and more.

Copyright © 2022 Entertainment Focus

Entertainment Focus is a trading name of Piñata Media Limited (Reg no: 08435639)

Entertainment Focus uses affiliate links. By buying through the links we may receive a commission for the sale. This has no effect on the price for you