The Pretenders



Music (33)

Uncle Howard 2016 (Movie)


Stonewall 2015 (Movie)

("Just Be Yourself") (Song Performer)

Going the Distance 2010 (Movie)

("Don't Get Me Wrong") (Song Performer)

17 Again 2009 (Movie)

("Kid") (Song Performer)

In Bruges 2008 (Movie)

("2000 Miles") (Song Performer)

The Late Show With David Letterman 2008 (Tv Show)


Reign Over Me 2007 (Movie)

"Stop Your Sobbin'" (Song Performer)

Stranger Than Fiction 2006 (Movie)

("Stop Your Sobbing") (Song)

Stranger Than Fiction 2006 (Movie)

("Stop Your Sobbing") (Song Performer)

The Groomsmen 2006 (Movie)

("Mystery Achievement") (Song Performer)

American Splendor 2003 (Movie)

("My City Was Gone") (Song Performer)

The Wild Thornberrys Movie 2002 (Movie)

("Get Out Of London") (Song Performer)

Bridget Jones's Diary 2001 (Movie)

("Dont' Get Me Wrong") (Song Performer)

Saving Grace 2000 (Movie)

("Human (Tin Tin Out Mix)") (Song Performer)

Cupid 1998 - 1999 (TV Show)

Theme Music

The Other Sister 1999 (Movie)

("Loving You is All I Know") (Song Performer)

Small Soldiers 1998 (Movie)

("My City Was Gone") (Song Performer)

Whatever 1998 (Movie)

songs (Song)

Whatever 1998 (Movie)

(Song Performer)

Food of Love 1997 (Movie)

("Night in My Veins") (Song Performer)

G.I. Jane 1997 (Movie)

("Goodbye" "The Homecoming") (Song Performer)

Boys on the Side 1995 (Movie)

("Every Day Is Like Sunday") (Song Performer)

With Honors 1994 (Movie)

("Forever Young") (Song Performer)

Peter's Friends 1992 (Movie)

("Don't Get Me Wrong") (Song Performer)

True Colors 1991 (Movie)

("Middle of the Road") (Song Performer)

Immediate Family 1989 (Movie)

("My City Was Gone") (Song Performer)

1969 1988 (Movie)

("Windows of the World") (Song Performer)

Gung Ho 1986 (Movie)

("Don't Get Me Wrong") (Song Performer)

Breathless 1983 (Movie)

("Message of Love") (Song Performer)

The King of Comedy 1983 (Movie)

("Back on the Chain Gang") (Song Performer)

Cheech & Chong's Next Movie 1980 (Movie)

("Space Invader") (Song Performer)

Times Square 1980 (Movie)

("Talk of the Town") (Song Performer)

Riding High 1979 (Movie)

("Brass in Pocket") (Song Performer)
Actor (7)

Storytellers 1996 - 2006 (TV Show)


Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Ceremony 2005 2004 - 2005 (TV Show)


Lilith on Top 2000 (Movie)

Themselves (Actor)

ABC in Concert 1990 - 1998 (TV Show)


Halloween Jam IV 1995 - 1996 (TV Show)


Concert For Kampuchea 1979 (Movie)




Inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.


Had their biggest U.S. hit ever with "Back on the Chain Gang."


Scored their first U.S. hit with "Brass in Pocket."

Bonus Trivia


Though Chris Thomas produced the bulk of the first Pretenders album, Nick Lowe was the producer on the band's first single, "Stop Your Sobbing."


Hynde has a daughter with Ray Davies of the Kinks, and another with Simple Minds singer Jim Kerr.


The Pretenders appeared at 1985's epic Live Aid benefit concert.