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Christine Ellen Hynde (born September 7, 1951 in Akron, Ohio) is an American rock musician, best known as the leader of the band The Pretenders. She is a singer, songwriter, and guitarist, and the only member of the band to remain constant.

Daughter of a part-time secretary and a telephone company worker, Hynde graduated from Firestone High School, admitting "I was never too interested in high school. I mean, I never went to a dance, I never went out on… read more

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  • The one and only [2]
  • Noticed her new release because of Ukrainian flag paintings on her cheeks ahah. Dark Sunglasses - classy!
  • dark sunglasses, mofos
  • I love her Smelly Cat cover [2]. Definitely her best work. ;P
  • What a babe.
  • I'd like to think she is a distant cousin of Kim and Kelley Deal, also natives of Ohio.
  • I love her Smelly Cat cover
  • They say this new artist called A Girl Named Raye (she was homeless until recently discovered) has a similar style to Chrissie. http://www.agirlnamedraye.com her story: http://www.sharenow.com/blog/post/395/
  • The one and only
  • I love her! She is one of the coolest people ever!

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