ABC’s ‘American Idol-Monday’ Opens With Its Highest-Rated Telecast Since May 2018 in Adults 18-49

ABC’s ‘American Idol-Monday’ Opens With Its Highest-Rated Telecast Since May 2018 in Adults 18-49

March 23, 2020

Quick Take for Monday, March 16, 2020

(National Live+3 Day Program Ratings)

 

ABC’s ‘American Idol-Monday’ Opens With Its 

Highest-Rated Telecast Since May 2018 in Adults 18-49

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“American Idol-Monday” (8:00-10:00 p.m. – 7.8 million and 1.5/7 in AD18-49): 

The time period premiere of ABC’s “American Idol-Monday” grew over its most recent telecast on the night (on 4/22/19) by 50% in Adults 18-49 (1.5/7 vs. 1.0/4) to tie its highest-rated Monday telecast since May 2018 – since the season 1 finale on 5/21/18. In addition, “American Idol-Monday” improved over its year-ago premiere by 7% in Adults 18-49 (1.4/6 on 3/18/19) and also built by 7% over last season’s average on Monday night (1.4/6 for 3/18-4/22/19).

 

ABC’s “American Idol” was Monday’s No. 1 most social broadcast show with 726,000 total social interactions, nearly doubling NBC’s “The Voice” on the night (+92% – 379,000).

 

Source: The Nielsen Company, National Live+3 Day Program Ratings, 3/16/20. Nielsen Social for 3/16/20.

 

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