Instrumental one-hit wonders 1950 – 2018 according to the mcduff rule

ARTISTTRACKENTRY DATEEPHPTW
Leroy ANDERSON ORCHESTRASyncopated Clock1 March 1952391616
Ray ANTHONYPeter Gunn Theme17 October 1959361116
APOLLO 100Joy2 March 197240413
ASSEMBLED MULTITUDEOverture from 'Tommy' (A Rock Opera)4 September 197030514
Chet ATKINSBoo Boo Stick Beat28 November 1959291213
B. BUMBLE & The STINGERSNut Rocker24 March 196239514
BALTIMORE & OHIO MARCHING BANDLapland14 February 196834412
BAND OF THE BLACK WATCHScotch on the Rocks11 September 1975271011
Vincent BELLAirport Love Theme22 April 197038222
BILLY JOE & The CHECKMATESPercolator (Twist)3 March 196234814
Al CAIOLA ORCHESTRATheme from 'The Magnificent Seven'15 April 1961401712
Joe 'Fingers' CARRPortuguese Washerwoman28 July 195610115
CHANTAYSPipeline30 March 196321122
CHRIS BARBER'S JAZZ BANDPetite Fleur (Little Flower)28 February 195939119
Cozy COLETopsy II16 November 1958351018
Ray CONNIFF SINGERSSomewhere My Love (Lara's Theme from 'Doctor Zhivago')6 July 196632220
Bill CONTIGonna Fly Now (Theme from 'Rocky')25 May 1977401311
Dave 'Baby' CORTEZHappy Organ16 May 195925511
Don COSTA & His ORCHESTRA & CHORUSNever On Sunday18 February 196132519
Bob CREWE GENERATIONMusic to Watch Girls By15 February 196737712
Waldo DE LOS RIOSMozart: 1st Movement From Symphony No. 4013 May 197136414
DEODATOAlso Sprach Zarathustra10 May 197331314
Manu DIBANGOSoul Makossa16 August 197340167
ECHOMENSki Run6 September 196340195
EDGAR WINTER GROUPFrankenstein12 July 197340189
EMERSON LAKE AND PALMERFanfare for the Common Man24 August 1977361116
Harold FALTERMEYERAxel F17 July 198534712
FERKO STRING BANDAlabama Jubilee24 September 195534199
Ernie FIELDS' ORCHESTRAIn the Mood5 December 195928514
Jack FINALamp is Low9 April 1955341710
FOCUSHocus Pocus7 June 197340209
Stan GETZ & Charlie BYRDDesafinado27 October 196227413
Morton GOULD ORCHESTRABrazil1 November 1952351015
GRIDSwamp Thing15 August 199429217
Ken GRIFFINYou Can't Be True Dear16 October 1954351613
Marvin HAMLISCHEntertainer25 April 197439118
Jan HAMMERMiami Vice Theme15 January 198628138
Woody HERMAN ORCHESTRAMuskrat Ramble11 December 1954372012
HOT BUTTERPopcorn14 September 197234123
ISLANDERSEnchanted Sea7 November 1959391811
Horst JANKOWSKI ORCHESTRAA Walk in the Black Forest30 June 196537122
JIMMY DORSEY ORCHESTRASo Rare31 August 195716811
Anton KARASHarry Lime Theme24 March 195019137
KOKOMOAsia Minor6 May 196132220
Andre KOSTELANETZ ORCHESTRASweet Surrender Waltz19 February 195537718
James LAST & ZAMFIRLonely Shepherd5 July 1978381614
LEEMENJohnny Guitar18 February 196124811
LOS INDIOS TABAJARASMaria Elena13 September 196339116
LOVE UNLIMITED ORCHESTRALove's Theme28 February 197432513
Arthur LYMAN GROUPYellow Bird22 July 196139612
Ray MARTIN CONCERT ORCHESTRAWaltzing Bugle Boy26 September 195334519
Hank B. MARVINSacha28 January 197039118
Hugh MASEKELAGrazing in the Grass14 August 196834139
Paul MAURIAT & His ORCHESTRALove is Blue (L'Amour Est Bleu)7 February 196839121
Billy MAY & His ORCHESTRAMain Title (The Man with the Golden Arm)7 July 195620711
Brian MAY & The ABC SHOW BANDTheme From 'Rush'7 November 197440616
Van McCOY & The SOUL CITY SYMPHONYHustle24 July 197539915
MECOStar Wars Title Theme12 October 197735220
MICKEY MOZART QUINTETLittle Dipper11 July 1959351711
Robert MILESChildren6 May 199634715
Frank MILLSMusic Box Dancer28 March 197937615
Marcello MINERBIZorba's Dance (Zorba the Greek)13 October 196538814
MINIATURE MENBaby Elephant Walk29 September 196221926
MOE KOFFMAN QUARTETTESwinging Shepherd Blues18 May 195834315
MOMS AND DADSRanger's Waltz20 January 197236118
Hugo MONTENEGRO & His ORCHESTRAGood Bad and the Ugly29 May 196834216
Bob MOORE & His ORCHESTRAMexico23 September 196128118
Walter MURPHY & The BIG APPLE BANDA Fifth of Beethoven1 September 1976401016
Sandy NELSONLet There Be Drums23 December 196122118
Jack NITZSCHELonely Surfer30 August 196335610
OBERST NICHOLSON'S BANDLost Patrol (Theme from 'Four Corners')26 July 196331148
Herb OHTASong for Anna (Chanson D'Anna)31 October 197435416
PEPPERSPepper Box27 March 19753799
Frank PETTY TRIOHindustan28 February 1953401415
PILTDOWN MENBrontosaurus Stomp15 October 196034410
Jack PLEIS ORCHESTRATheme from 'The Story of Three Loves'13 February 195433127
Peter POSA & His GOLDEN GUITARWhite Rabbit29 November 1963291510
Perez PRADO & His ORCHESTRAPatricia20 July 195838117
RAH BANDCrunch8 March 1978371312
RAY BRYANT COMBOMadison Time Pt 128 May 196037811
RAY PRICE QUARTETA Moi De Payer (The Pay-Off)27 July 1962202010
RENEGADESKahuna17 January 196437811
RHYTHM HERITAGETheme From 'S.W.A.T.'25 March 1976391511
Don ROBERTSONHappy Whistler29 September 195614811
ROCK-A-TEENSWoo-Hoo28 November 1959381611
ROGER ROGER & His CHAMPS ELYSEES ORCHESTRADalilia15 December 196224913
David ROSE & His ORCHESTRAStripper30 June 196239814
Nini ROSSOIl Silenzio1 September 196531120
ROYAL PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRAHooked On Classics30 September 198131189
SANDALSTheme from 'The Endless Summer'23 December 196426511
SIMON PARK ORCHESTRAEye Level (Theme from 'Van Der Valk')17 January 197440319
Arthur SMITHGuitar Boogie1 March 1952381315
Jerry SMITHDrivin' Home4 September 197037615
Whistling Jack SMITHI Was Kaiser Bill's Batman12 April 196738313
SOUNDS ORCHESTRALCast Your Fate to the Wind17 March 196513310
SPRINGWATERI Will Return23 December 1971371213
David A. STEWART feat. CANDY DULFERLily was Here10 September 199037418
Morris STOLOFF & The OLUMBIA PICTURES ORCHESTRAMoonglow and Love Theme (From 'Picnic')9 June 195618119
STRING-A-LONGSWheels18 March 196121215
SUNSETSTheme from 'A Life in the Sun'8 February 196737189
TIDESLimbo Rock21 July 196232411
TOMMY DORSEY ORCHESTRA feat. WARREN COVINGTONTea for Two Cha Cha19 October 195828919
VALJEANTheme from 'Ben Casey'7 July 196238187
VIRTUESGuitar Boogie Shuffle16 May 1959271213
WAIKIKI'SHawaii Tattoo4 August 1962311211
Eric WEISS & His BANJOSDueling Banjos8 March 197316214
Mason WILLIAMSClassical Gas14 August 196830218
Hugo WINTERHALTER ORCHESTRA feat. EDDIE HEYWOODCanadian Sunset3 November 195618218
Victor YOUNG & His SINGING STRINGSAround the World (Main Theme)3 August 195717129
Florian ZaBACHHot Canary14 September 1951311021