AGT Ratings Up From Last week, Down from Last Season

AMERICA'S GOT TALENT -- Episode 1025 -- Pictured: The CraigLewis Band -- (Photo by: Peter Kramer/NBC)

The America’s Got Talent final performance ratings are up 10 percent from last week. The comparable episode for last season scored a 2.5 in the preliminaries and 11.46 million viewers. The Tuesday edition of Big Brother last season earned a 2.3 and 6.91 viewers and was up against a Tuesday edition of Dancing with the Stars (not a clip show!) which earned 2.2 rating and 12.68 viewers. Big Brother and AGT both fell vs last season.

Last Wednesday, Big Brother earned a 2.1 adults 18-49 rating and 6.51 viewers.

Last night’s Dancing with the Stars was a clip show, featuring dance performances from the night before. A big drop in ratings would be expected.

Via TV By The Numbers

On NBC, America’s Got Talent earned a 2.3 adults 18-49 rating, up 10 percent from last week. On ABC, Dancing with the Stars: First Dances earned a 1.1 adults 18-49 rating, down 48 percent from its season premiere.


NBC America’s Got Talent 2.3/9 11.33
CBS Big Brother 1.9/7 6.09
ABC Fresh Off the Boat – R 0.8/3 3.45
FOX Scary Movie (8-10pm) 0.5/2 1.49
CW The Flash – R 0.3/1 1.33


ABC Fresh Off the Boat – R 0.8/3 3.45


CBS Zoo (season finale) 0.9/3 4.81
ABC Dancing with the Stars: First Dances (9-11pm) 1.1/4 5.70
CW The Flash – R 0.3/1 1.20


NBC Best Time Ever with Neil Patrick Harris (season premiere) 1.9/7 6.79
CBS NCIS: New Orleans – R 0.7/2 4.78

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