Chrissie Hynde

Chrissie Hynde

American rock musician, founder of The Pretenders
Iconic lead singer-songwriter and driving force of the Pretenders who explores different avenues in her solo work.
BornSeptember 7, 1951
HometownAkron, Ohio, United States of America
Net worth$12 million
Height5'8" (1.73m)
SpouseLucho Brieva (m 1997 - 2002) , Jim Kerr (m 1984 - 1990)
ChildrenYasmine Cunliffe , Natalie Ray Hynde
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Top Stories

Ricky Ross shares his story with new book

  • HERE’S a new chapter in the life of Ricky Ross that was written too late to be included in his memoir. “It feels fantastic,” says the Deacon Blue frontman, days after becoming a grandfather for the first time.“I texted Jim Kerr the other day to tell him, and he said to me: ‘This means you definitely have to carry on. My grandkids told me they tell people their gran [Chrissie Hynde] and granddad are rock stars.’ Jim said that was the coolest thing, which I thought was really funny.”

Videos

Hynde Criticised For Suggesting A Woman Could Be To Blame If Attacked

Lead singer of the Pretenders, Chrissie Hynde, has been heavily criticised after she suggested women who dress provocatively could themselves be responsible if they are attacked. A warning, there's some nudity in Harriet Hadfield's piece as well as some flash photography.
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MOVIES & TV SHOWS

Tomorrow is a Long Time
Tomorrow is a Long Time
2021
Blind Boys of Alabama: Go Tell It on the Mountain
Blind Boys of Alabama: Go Tell It on the Mountain
2004
Rugrats Go Wild
Rugrats Go Wild
PG
1h 20min
2003
A Reggae Session
A Reggae Session
1988

Albums

Standing in the Doorway: Chrissie Hynde Sings Bob Dylan
Standing in the Doorway: Chrissie Hynde Sings Bob Dylan
2021
Valve Bone Woe
Valve Bone Woe
2019
Caroline, No
Caroline, No
2019
Alone With Chrissie Hynde [Video]
Alone With Chrissie Hynde [Video]
2018
Stockholm: Live at The 229 Club London
Stockholm: Live at The 229 Club London
2014
Stockholm
Stockholm
2014
You or No One
You or No One
2014
Dark Sunglasses
Dark Sunglasses
2014
Fidelity!
Fidelity!
2010