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CHRISSIE HYNDE is a singer, songwriter, and guitarist, best known as the leader of the Pretenders. Hynde released nine studio albums as the Pretenders, beginning with1980's Pretenders, which Rolling Stone ranked in the top 15 best debut albums of all time. Most recently, she released the album Stockholm, under her own name, in 2014. She lives in London.
An uncompromising memoir from the rock star and frontwoman of The Pretenders. Chrissie Hynde traces her life from her 1950s childhood in Akron, Ohio, to the Cleveland rock scene and the Kent State University riots, to Paris and London in the early 1970s, to the formation and bittersweet success and tragedy of The Pretenders.