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."
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.