Which fast-food burger joint wins the lyric wars?

Now that so many song lyrics are legally online, it invites all sorts of analysis that’s good, bad, and goofy. LyricFind, the Canadian company that supplies more lyrics than anyone else, can reveal which burger chain is name-dropped the most in songs.


• McDonald’s: 414 mentions
• Burger King: 181 mentions
• Wendy’s: 68 mentions
• In-N-Out Burger: 25 mentions
• Carl’s Jr.: 2 mentions

Actual burgers:

  • Big Mac: 76 mentions
  • Whopper: 18 mentions
  • Baconator: 1 mention
  • Beyond Meat: 1 mention

Naturally, there’s an infographic.

The more you know, right?

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