Originally Posted by Deltadrummer
Can non vocal or instrumental music be popular? I can think of a few tunes off the top of my head, Take Five, the perennial favorite Taste of Honey, Popcorn, Theme from A Summer Place, Rock It, Classical Gas, and Song Bird. Most of those songs don't have drums, so don't be surprised on a drum forum when drummers get a little cantankerous about the growing trend in the business not to use live musicians, esp drummers.:)
The Miami Vice Theme comes to mind.
Ok, to make it relevant to drums again, here is Tony Williams playing the Miami Vice Theme song in concert: