Pretenders are an English–American rock band formed in Hereford,
England in March 1978. The original band comprised initiator and main
songwriter Chrissie Hynde (lead vocals, rhythm guitar), James
Honeyman-Scott (lead guitar, backing vocals, keyboards), Pete Farndon
(bass guitar, backing vocals), and Martin Chambers (drums, backing
Pretenders II is the second studio album by British rock band the Pretenders.