Chrissie Hynde bio: net worth, age, height, weight, husband, kids, wiki.
Chrissie Hynde is an extremely well-known composer, singer, and musician. She began practising for stage performances in college and never really took high school seriously. She co-founded the band The Pretenders with Pete Farndon, James Honeyman Scott, and Martin Chambers.
Chrissie Hynde: Profile summary
|Real Name||Christine Ellen Chrissie Hynde|
|Tag Name||Chrissie Hynde|
|Profession||Singer, Songwriter, and Musicians|
|Born In||Akron Ohio|
|Age||71 years old|
|Heights in Feet||5 feet and 8 inches|
|Height(s) cm||173 cm|
|Weight in Pound||127 pounds|
|Daughter and Son||Yes ( Yasmin Kerr and Natalie Ray Hynde )|
|Net Worths||$15 million|
Chrissie Hynde: Early Life & Biography
The singer was born on 07 September 1951 in Akron, Ohio, United States. The parents of Chrissie are Melville Grant Hynde and Dolores Hynde. The singer is the daughter of a part-time secretary and Yellow Page manager. She completed her graduation from the Firestone High School in Akron. The singer travels to cleave land to band performs.
The singer drew her interest in hippie counterculture, Eastern mysticism, and vegetarianism. She attended Kent State University Art School. While in University, she joins a band called Sat-Sun Mat. In 1973, the songwriter moved to London. She works in an architectural firm but left it after eight months. Hynde met Nick Kent and start working in a music magazine, the NME. Soon, she leaves the job and starts working in a clothing store named SEX.
Chrissie Hynde: Personal Life
In 1983, she married Jim Jett. The couple has one daughter named Yasmin. After seven years of Chrissie of marriage, the couple divorced in 1990. She married Lucho Brieva in 1997 and divorced in 2002. The singer has a daughter with Ray Davies. Her daughter was arrested in 2013.
Chrissie Hynde: Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on September 07 1951, Chrissie Hynde is 69 years old as of today’s date 24th January 2021. Her height is 5 ft 8 in tall, and her weight is 58 kg.
Chrissie Hynde: Career
She starts working on creating a band in France. In 1975, she returned to Cleveland. Chrissie tries to create a band, but it did not work out. The singer participated in an audition for band 999. The band did not get successful. Malcolm McLaren, in Masters of Backside, replaced her. The singer spent very less time with the Moors Murderers in 1978.
Hynde records a demo tape and gives it to Label Real Records. Dave Hill became the manager of the singer. He also paid rent of her rehearsal room located in Covent Garden, London. The manager advised her to get a band together. The singer created the band with Pete Farndon, James Honeyman-Scott, and Martin Chambers. The band was named The Pretenders.
In January 1979, the band released its first single, which ranked no. 33 on the United Kingdom top list. They released their second single in 1979, which was very successful. The band released its second studio album, Pretenders II. In 1982, the band member Honeyman-Scott died due to a drug overdose. Farndon was fired from the band and died in the same year due to a drug overdose. The band starts recording their new album Learning to Crawl with new band members. The album includes songs like Don’t’ Get Me Wrong and My Babe.
The band performed on several tours worldwide. In 2002, the new album of New Pretenders was released named Loose Screw. After six years, they released the album Break up the Concrete. They collaborated with Dan Auerbach for the album Alone. In 2016, the singer opened for Stevie Nicks. On 10 June 2014, the singer released the album named Stockholm. The album features artists like Neil Young and John McEnroe. She performed in the music video, God Only Knows. The actress was interviewed by Emily Maitlis on Andrew Marr Show.
Chrissie Hynde: Awards & Achievements
In 1985, the singer was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
– Grammy (nominee) 1995 for best pop performance by a duo or group with vocal
– Grammy (nominee) 1989 for best Raggae recording
– Grammy (nominee) 1981 for best pop performance by a duo or group with vocal
– Grammy (nominee) 1981 for best artist
– Grammy (nominee) 1981 for best rock instrumental performance
– Ivor Novello Award (winner) 1999 for outstanding contribution to British Music
Chrissie Hynde: Net worth
Christine’s net worth is $15 million.