Chrissie Hynde

Rock singer-songwriter and founder of Pretenders. Born 7 September 1951
Chrissie Hynde
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1951-09-07
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Chrissie Hynde

Chrissie Hynde Biography (Wikipedia)

Christine Ellen Hynde (born September 7, 1951) is an American singer-songwriter and musician. She is the founding member of the rock band The Pretenders.

Inspired by hippie counter-culture, Hynde worked in London with Malcolm McLaren and Vivienne Westwood at their clothing store, SEX. In 1978, she formed her own band, Pretenders, with Pete Farndon, James Honeyman-Scott and Martin Chambers. As singer, songwriter and guitarist, she has been the only constant member of the band throughout its history. She has also released a number of songs with other musicians including Frank Sinatra, Cher and UB40. Chrissie Hynde and The Pretenders were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2005.

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Chrissie Hynde Performances & Interviews


Chrissie Hynde Tracks

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UB40
I Got You Babe (feat. Chrissie Hynde)
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I Got You Babe (feat. Chrissie Hynde)
UB40
Breakfast In Bed (feat. Chrissie Hynde)
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Breakfast In Bed (feat. Chrissie Hynde)
Cher
Love Can Build A Bridge
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Love Can Build A Bridge
Tube & Berger
Straight Ahead (Radio Edit)
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Straight Ahead (Radio Edit)
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Past BBC Events

BBC Radio 2 Live in Hyde Park
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Hyde Park, London
2014-09-14T10:02:18
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14
Sep
2014
BBC Radio 2 Live in Hyde Park

BBC Radio 2 Live in Hyde Park

13:00
Hyde Park, London
Radio 2 Live in Hyde Park: 2014
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Hyde Park, London
2014-09-14T10:02:18
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14
Sep
2014
Radio 2 Live in Hyde Park: 2014

Radio 2 Live in Hyde Park: 2014

Hyde Park, London
BBC Singers at the Proms: Prom 8: Pet Shop Boys
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Royal Albert Hall
2014-07-23T10:02:18
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23
Jul
2014
BBC Singers at the Proms: Prom 8: Pet Shop Boys

BBC Singers at the Proms: Prom 8: Pet Shop Boys

22:15
Royal Albert Hall
Proms 2014: Prom 8: Pet Shop Boys
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Royal Albert Hall
2014-07-23T10:02:18
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23
Jul
2014
Proms 2014: Prom 8: Pet Shop Boys

Proms 2014: Prom 8: Pet Shop Boys

Royal Albert Hall

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