The Pretenders

Chrissie Hynde (Photo by Dean Chalkley)

‘The Pretenders’ Singer Chrissie Hynde Under Fire for Rape Comments

The Pretenders singer Chrissie Hynde is under fire after making comments about rape in Sunday Times.


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Listen to The Pretenders’ Chrissie Hynde Cover the Beatles’ ‘Let It Be’ for Paul McCartney Tribute Album

The track is taken from upcoming release ‘The Art of McCartney,’ which will also feature contributions from Billy Joel, Cheap Trick, KISS, Willie Nelson and many more.


(Photo by Dean Chalkley)

Chrissie Hynde on Too Much Sex Appeal in Pop: ‘Maybe They Should Just Be Making Porn Films’

According to Hynde, performers can and should choose not to dial up their sexiness.


Chrissie Hynde (photo credit: Dean Chalkley)

Interview: The Pretenders’ Chrissie Hynde Alone At Last

Chrissie Hynde threatened to kill my dog.


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Pretenders’ Chrissie Hynde Is Releasing Debut Solo Album

By Nadia Noir We’ve got brass in pocket…and we’re looking to spend it on Chrissie Hynde‘s solo debut album. The one-time Pretenders frontwoman will be releasing the album called Stockholm on June 10. Stockholm is […]



Not Fade Away: The Pretenders’ ‘Learning To Crawl’

With only half of the original lineup, the band came back with a classic album.


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[What’s That Song?] The Pretenders – “Brass In Pocket”

Hi Tami! I was listening to the all 80s show today and I heard a song that I really want to sing for karaoke but I didn’t catch the artist because my 2-year-old was “singing” […]



Free MP3 Of The Day: JP, Chrissie & The Fairground Boys, “If You Let Me”

Our friends at relaunched last month, and to celebrate we’re helping them give away some fantastic new songs for free! Today, we’re featuring “If You Let Me” from JP, Chrissie & The Fairground Boys. […]


Chrissie Hynde: Pretending No More?

At a time where lead singers go off and do solo projects at very regular intervals ([lastfm]Brandon Flowers[/lastfm] and [lastfm]Jenny Lewis[/lastfm], we’re looking at you), it’s hard to believe that [lastfm]Chrissie Hynde[/lastfm] has always been […]


Today In Music History: Chrissie Hynde Helps GAP Slash More Than Prices

Exactly ten years ago today, rock goddess Chrissie Hynde of [lastfm]The Pretenders[/lastfm] was arrested for slashing leather clothing in a GAP store, stopping her before her “Chain Gang” could strike again.