On This Day: September 7, 1951: Pretenders frontwoman Chrissie Hynde is born

On This Day, September 7, 1951… Christine Ellen Hynde, better known as future Pretenders frontwoman Chrissie Hynde, was born in Akron, Ohio.Hynde formed the Pretenders in March of 1978 alongside James Honeyman-Scott, Pete Farndon and Martin Chambers and released their self-titled debut in 1979. They had their first real hit, “Brass in Pocket,”... Read More.