Song artist 359 - The Pretenders

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This page lists the song chart entries of The Pretenders.A list of the hit albums by The Pretenders is also available. The songs are listed with the most widely successful first.

# Artist Song Title Year Chart Entries
1 The Pretenders Brass In Pocket (I'm Special) 1980 UK 1 - Nov 1979 (17 weeks), Canada 1 - Mar 1980 (20 weeks), Sweden (alt) 1 - Mar 1980 (22 weeks), Eire 1 for 3 weeks - Jan 1980, Springbok 1 - May 1980 (17 weeks), France 2 - Mar 1980 (2 weeks), UK Gold (certified by BPI in Feb 1980), Australia 5 of 1980, Belgium 6 - Feb 1980 (13 weeks), Holland 7 - Feb 1980 (10 weeks), South Africa 12 of 1980, US Billboard 15 - Feb 1980 (20 weeks), Record World 15 - 1980, France (SNEP) 15 - Apr 1980 (1 month), D.Marsh 17 of 1980, US BB 41 of 1980, POP 58 of 1980, US CashBox 80 of 1980, KROQ 84 of 1980, nuTsie 86 of 1970s, US Radio 95 of 1980 (peak 14 7 weeks), Acclaimed 230 (1979), OzNet 390, WXPN 432, RYM 26 of 1979, one of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 500
2 The Pretenders I'll Stand By You 1994 Poland 4 - Apr 1994 (16 weeks), Belgium 7 - Jun 1994 (12 weeks), UK 10 - Apr 1994 (10 weeks), Sweden 11 - Apr 1994 (2 weeks), US Billboard 16 - Aug 1994 (30 weeks), Japan (Tokyo) 21 - May 1994 (8 weeks), Holland 25 - May 1994 (4 weeks), Brazil 37 of 1994, US Radio 42 of 1994 (peak 9 15 weeks), ARC 48 of 1994 (peak 5 16 weeks), POP 57 of 1994, Italy 72 of 1994, US BB 95 of 1995, RYM 104 of 1994
3 The Pretenders Back On the Chain Gang 1982 US Billboard 5 - Dec 1982 (23 weeks), Canada 5 - Feb 1983 (13 weeks), UK 17 - Oct 1982 (9 weeks), US BB 26 of 1983, US CashBox 28 of 1983, Holland 30 - Oct 1982 (6 weeks), ARC 42 of 1983 (peak 3 14 weeks), KROQ 43 of 1982, US Radio 51 of 1983 (peak 5 9 weeks), Acclaimed 415 (1982), WXPN 525, OzNet 834, RYM 9 of 1982
4 The Pretenders Don't Get Me Wrong 1986 UK 10 - Oct 1986 (11 weeks), US Billboard 10 - Oct 1986 (17 weeks), Belgium 10 - Nov 1986 (7 weeks), Poland 17 - Dec 1986 (6 weeks), Holland 19 - Nov 1986 (5 weeks), Brazil 22 of 1987, KROQ 25 of 1986, US BB 92 of 1987, US Radio 100 of 1986 (peak 10 6 weeks), RYM 40 of 1986
5 The Pretenders Middle of the Road 1984 Canada 12 - Feb 1984 (7 weeks), Poland 13 - Jan 1984 (8 weeks), US Billboard 19 - Dec 1983 (13 weeks), Belgium 24 - Mar 1984 (1 week), UK 81 - Feb 1984 (2 weeks), US CashBox 97 of 1984, US Radio 128 of 1984 (peak 19 3 weeks), Acclaimed 856 (1983), RYM 86 of 1984
6 The Pretenders Talk of the Town 1980 France 4 - Jun 1980 (4 weeks), UK 8 - Apr 1980 (8 weeks), Belgium 19 - May 1980 (1 week), Holland 31 - May 1980 (3 weeks), KROQ 59 of 1980, Acclaimed 2409 (1980), RYM 49 of 1980
7 The Pretenders 2000 Miles 1983 Holland 8 - Dec 1983 (5 weeks), Belgium 13 - Dec 1983 (5 weeks), UK 15 - Nov 1983 (9 weeks), Scrobulate 32 of christmas, Acclaimed 2404 (1983), RYM 67 of 1983
8 The Pretenders Kid 1979 France 10 - Aug 1979 (1 week), UK 33 - Jul 1979 (7 weeks), Japan (Tokyo) 59 - Dec 1995 (3 weeks), Acclaimed 2380 (1979), RYM 75 of 1979
9 The Pretenders I Go to Sleep 1981 Holland 4 - Nov 1981 (8 weeks), France 4 - Jan 1982 (3 weeks), Belgium 4 - Dec 1981 (8 weeks), UK 7 - Nov 1981 (10 weeks), RYM 110 of 1981
10 The Pretenders Night in My Veins 1994 UK 25 - Jul 1994 (5 weeks), US Billboard 71 - May 1994 (8 weeks), Japan (Tokyo) 90 - Jul 1994 (1 week)
11 The Pretenders Hymn to Her 1987 Sweden 3 - Jan 1987 (5 weeks), UK 8 - Dec 1986 (13 weeks), Springbok 8 - May 1987 (12 weeks), Belgium 25 - Jan 1987 (1 week), Holland 35 - Jan 1987 (3 weeks)
12 The Pretenders Never Do That 1990 Japan (Tokyo) 32 - May 1990 (9 weeks), KROQ 61 of 1990, UK 81 - Jun 1990 (2 weeks)
13 The Pretenders Stop Your Sobbing 1979 France 7 - May 1979 (2 weeks), UK 34 - Feb 1979 (9 weeks), US Billboard 65 - Jun 1980 (5 weeks), Acclaimed 2268 (1979), RYM 105 of 1979
14 The Pretenders Message of Love 1981 France 6 - Jul 1981 (3 weeks), UK 11 - Feb 1981 (7 weeks), Belgium 21 - Mar 1981 (2 weeks), Holland 30 - Mar 1981 (3 weeks), RYM 186 of 1981
15 The Pretenders Thin Line Between Love & Hate 1984 France 9 - Jul 1984 (1 week), Holland 27 - Jul 1984 (3 weeks), UK 49 - Jun 1984 (4 weeks), US Billboard 83 - Jun 1984 (5 weeks)
16 The Pretenders My Baby 1987 Belgium 18 - Apr 1987 (1 week), US Billboard 64 - Feb 1987 (7 weeks), UK 84 - Mar 1987 (3 weeks)
17 The Pretenders Human 1999 UK 33 - May 1999 (3 weeks), Japan (Tokyo) 60 - Jun 1999 (6 weeks)
18 The Pretenders I'm Not in Love 1993 Japan (Tokyo) 21 - Apr 1993 (17 weeks), Poland 29 - May 1993 (10 weeks)
19 The Pretenders The Wait 1979 KROQ 2 of 1980, RYM 105 of 1979
20 The Pretenders Day After Day 1981 UK 45 - Sep 1981 (4 weeks), KROQ 89 of 1981
21 The Pretenders Mystery Achievement 1980 KROQ 19 of 1980, WXPN 880
22 The Pretenders If There Was A Man 1987 France 7 - Sep 1987 (1 week), UK 49 - Aug 1987 (6 weeks)
23 The Pretenders Forever Young 1994 Japan (Tokyo) 37 - May 1994 (7 weeks)
24 The Pretenders My City Was Gone 1982 KROQ 86 of 1982, RYM 9 of 1982
25 The Pretenders Tattooed Love Boys 1979 KROQ 35 of 1980, RYM 75 of 1979
26 The Pretenders Kid (1995) 1995 UK 73 - Oct 1995 (1 week)
27 The Pretenders Cuban Slide 1980 KROQ 100 of 1980, RYM 49 of 1980
28 The Pretenders Show Me 1984 US Billboard 28 - Mar 1984 (13 weeks)
29 The Pretenders 977 1994 UK 66 - Oct 1994 (2 weeks)
30 The Pretenders The Adultress 1981 KROQ 14 of 1981
31 The Pretenders Bad Boys Get Spanked 1981 KROQ 44 of 1981
32 The Pretenders Pack it Up 1981 KROQ 61 of 1981
33 The Pretenders Precious 1980 Acclaimed 1549 (1980)
34 The Pretenders Rebel Rock Me 1994 RYM 104 of 1994
35 The Pretenders Dance! 1986 RYM 40 of 1986
36 The Pretenders Fast or Slow (The Law's the Law) 1983 RYM 67 of 1983
37 The Pretenders Watching the Clothes 1984 RYM 86 of 1984
38 The Pretenders The English Roses 1981 RYM 110 of 1981
39 The Pretenders Porcelain 1981 RYM 186 of 1981
40 The Pretenders Nervous But Shy 1979 RYM 26 of 1979
41 The Pretenders Swinging London 1979 RYM 26 of 1979

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