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Chrissie Hynde

1951 - Today

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Christine Ellen Hynde (born September 7, 1951) is an American singer-songwriter and musician. She is a founding member and the guitarist, lead vocalist, and primary songwriter of the rock band the Pretenders, as well as its only constant member. Hynde formed the Pretenders in 1978 with Pete Farndon, James Honeyman-Scott and Martin Chambers. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Chrissie Hynde has received more than 4,361,498 page views. Her biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 26 in 2019). Chrissie Hynde is the 767th most popular musician (up from 771st in 2019), the 3,880th most popular biography from United States (down from 3,777th in 2019) and the 265th most popular American Musician.

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  • 27

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  • 3.83

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Among MUSICIANS

Among musicians, Chrissie Hynde ranks 767 out of 2,675Before her are Adolf Busch, Mike Porcaro, Milt Jackson, Daniel Steibelt, Bobbejaan Schoepen, and Gerardo Matos Rodríguez. After her are Lindsey Buckingham, Buddy Bolden, Tommy Emmanuel, Floyd Council, Roy Buchanan, and Enzo Jannacci.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1951, Chrissie Hynde ranks 149Before her are Martin Brest, Manfred Winkelhock, Dean Barrow, Nick Ut, Kazumi Takada, and Geir Haarde. After her are Massimo Ranieri, Kenny Roberts, Zhaksylyk Ushkempirov, Walter de Silva, Tonie Marshall, and Hilda Heine.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Chrissie Hynde ranks 3,880 out of 15,968Before her are Patrick Wayne (1939), Randall Duk Kim (1943), Jeff Fahey (1952), Albert Ghiorso (1915), Mort Shuman (1938), and Roderick MacKinnon (1956). After her are Lindsey Buckingham (1949), Michael Richards (1949), Jerry Schatzberg (1927), Buddy Bolden (1877), Bill Goldberg (1966), and Bruce Buck (1946).

Among MUSICIANS In United States

Among musicians born in United States, Chrissie Hynde ranks 265Before her are Corey Taylor (1973), James Ingram (1952), Billie Joe Armstrong (1972), Gene Autry (1907), Mike Porcaro (1955), and Milt Jackson (1923). After her are Lindsey Buckingham (1949), Buddy Bolden (1877), Floyd Council (1911), Roy Buchanan (1939), Louis Moreau Gottschalk (1829), and Berry Gordy (1929).

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