Billboard #1 Instrumentals

Can you name the instrumental songs that hit #1 on the Billboard Hot 100?

1959Dave 'Baby' Cortez
1959Santo & Johnny
1960Percy Faith
1961Bert Kaempfert
1961Lawrence Welk
1962Mr. Acker Bilk
1962David Rose
1962The Tornados
1968Paul Mauriat
1968Hugh Masekela
1969Henry Mancini
1973The Edgar Winter Group
1974The Love Unlimited Orchestra
1974*MFSB & the Three Degrees
1975*Average White Band
1975*Van McCoy
1975*Silver Convention
1976Rhythm Heritage
1976Walter Murphy
1977*Bill Conti
1979Herb Alpert
1985Jan Hammer
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  • Some songs (identified with "*") with just a few lyrics are still classified as "instrumentals" by Billboard.
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Last Updated: Feb 16, 2017
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