CHRISSIE HYNDE

Let It Be

(Let It Be, 1970)

After a spell as a music journalist on the prestigious UK weekly New Musical Express, Chrissie (a native of Akron, Ohio) left to follow her true vocation. From their debut hit (1979’s Stop Your Sobbing), Chrissie pushed the Pretenders on to become one of the biggest bands of the 1980s, with hits including Brass In Pocket, I Go To Sleep and Back On The Chain Gang. Chrissie released her debut solo album Stockholm in 2014.