Tuesday 6/29/21 12pm ET: Artist Countdown: The Pretenders Top 30 Hits

The Pretenders, a London, England-based rock band, reflects worldwide charting of 11 studio albums, four compilation albums, one extended play (EP), four live albums, and nearly 40 single releases singles.

Vocalist/guitarist Chrissie Hynde, guitarist/keyboardist James Honeyman-Scott, bassist Pete Farndon and drummer Martin Chambers formed The Pretenders in 1978. Their chart-topping debut album, Pretenders, is widely regarded as one of the finest debut albums of all time. The Pretenders’ hit songs include “Brass in Pocket” (1979), “Talk of the Town” (1980), “Message of Love” (1981), “Back on the Chain Gang” (1982), “Middle of the Road” (1983), “2000 Miles” (1984), “Don’t Get Me Wrong” (1986), “My Baby” (1986), and “I’ll Stand by You” (1994).

1I’ll Stand by You1994
2Don’t Get Me Wrong 1986
3Back on the Chain Gang1982
4Hymn to Her1986
5Night in My Veins1994
6Middle of the Road1982
7Never Do That1990
8My Baby 1987
102000 Miles 1983
11Talk of the Town1981
12I Go to Sleep 1981
14Stop Your Sobbing1980
15Thin Line Between Love and Hate1984
16Sense of Purpose1990
17Show Me 1984
18Holy Commotion2016
19Time the Avenger1984
20Boots of Chinese Plastic2008
21Love’s a Mystery2008
22My City Was Gone1982
23The Adultress1981
24Hold a Candle to This1990
25The Buzz2020
26Where Has Everybody Gone?1987
27Didn’t Want to Be This Lonely2020
28Brass in Pocket 1980
29Room Full of Mirrors1986
30Day After Day1981