American Idol 9 Ratings – Lennon and McCartney Rule the Night

Tuesday night’s Top 9 ratings, via Mediaweek:

-Ratings Breakdown:
American Idol lifted Fox to another Tuesday victory. But CBS and ABC also had bragging rights of their own.

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Beginning with American Idol, another two hour installment, this week featuring the final nine contestants, averaged a healthy 20.40 million viewers and a 7.1 rating/19 share among adults 18-49 from 8-10 p.m.

Last night’s half hour breakdown after the jump…

American Idol (Fox)
8:00 p.m. – Viewers: 17.20 million (#1), A18-49: 6.1/19 (#1)
8:30 p.m. – Viewers: 18.66 million (#1), A18-49: 6.6/19 (#1)
9:00 p.m. – Viewers: 22.93 million (#1), A18-49: 7.8/20 (#1)
9:30 p.m. – Viewers: 22.80 million (#1), A18-49: 7.8/20 (#1)

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