America’s Got Talent has been such a ratings success for NBC that the network has aired it twice a week. They’re doing it again this summer but waiting until later to start the second airings. Will the show continue to be a hit? We shall see.
The judges this summer are Heidi Klum, Howard Stern, Howie Mandel, and Mel B. Nick Cannon returns as host.
Below are the ratings for the Wednesday episodes of the Summer 2013 season. These figures will be updated as the weeks progress so you can see how things are going.
Final season averages: 2.4 rating in the 18-49 demographic with 10.34 million total viewers.
2.5 in the demo (+14% change) with 11.19 million (+4% change).
Season averages: 2.40 in the demo with 10.34 million.
2.2 in the demo (-4% change) with 10.80 million (+8% change).
Season averages: 2.39 in the demo with 10.26 million.
2.3 in the demo (+5% change) with 10.03 million (+2% change).
Season averages: 2.41 in the demo with 10.20 million.
2.2 in the demo (+5% change) with 9.84 million (+5% change).
Season averages: 2.42 in the demo with 10.22 million.
2.1 in the demo (0% change) with 9.35 million (-2% change).
Season averages: 2.46 in the demo with 10.28 million.
2.1 in the demo (-16% change) with 9.51 million (-7% change).
Season averages: 2.52 in the demo with 10.43 million.
2.5 in the demo (+4% change) with 10.26 million (0% change).
Season averages: 2.60 in the demo with 10.61 million.
2.4 in the demo (0% change) with 10.28 million (-3% change).
Season averages: 2.63 in the demo with 10.70 million.
2.4 in the demo (-17% change) with 10.64 million (-5% change).
Season averages: 2.70 in the demo with 10.84 million.
2.9 in the demo (+4% change) with 11.18 million (+4% change).
Season averages: 2.85 in the demo with 10.95 million.
2.8 rating in the 18-49 demographic with 10.71 million total viewers.
Season averages: 2.80 in the demo with 10.71 million.
Reference point: Last season, America’s Got Talent aired twice a week. The second weekly installments averaged a 2.7 demo rating with 9.70 million total viewers.
Note: These ratings are collected by the Nielsen company and are the final national numbers. These are different from the fast affiliate numbers which are just estimates of the actual ratings and are reported on by most other outlets. The final nationals are typically released within 24 hours of the programming or, in the case of weekends and holidays, a couple days later.
What do you think? Do you still like the America’s Got Talent TV series? Do you think it should be ended or renewed for another season?