Back On The Chain Gang
The Pretenders
Pretenders 1983 Back On The Chain Gang 45

Now we're back in the fight
We're back on the train
Oh, back on the chain gang

Peak Chart Position
  • peaked at No. 5 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in 1983
  • peaked at No. 17 on the UK Singles chart in 1982
  • from the album Learning to Crawl (1984)
  • the biggest hit for The Pretenders in the U.S.
  • on the record:
       Chrissie Hynde- lead vocal, guitar
       Martin Chambers- drums
       Billy Bremner- guitar
       Tony Butler- bass
  • featured in the 1983 film The King Of Comedy starring Robert DeNiro and Jerry Lewis
  • written by Chrissie Hynde
  • produced by Chris Thomas
  • recorded at AIR Studios, London, England
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