It was clear the place to be on New 12 months’s Eve was at ABC, because it conquered Tuesday evening’s rankings by ringing in 2020 with Dick Clark’s New 12 months’s Rockin’ Eve with Ryan Seacrest. The standard two-part New 12 months’s Eve celebration gained all six half-hours of primetime.
Half 1 of the particular earned a 1.9 within the adults 18-49 demographic as 7.29 million viewers donned their novelty 2020 glasses to look at the particular. This led into the second half, which skyrocketed to a three.2 score as 10.73 million viewers counted down the ultimate minutes of 2019 with performances by BTS and Submit Malone amongst others.
Regardless of being down from final 12 months, ABC New 12 months’s Eve primetime lineup earned a 2.four score and eight.four million viewers. New 12 months’s Rockin’ Eve was simply Tuesday’s No. 1 program in primetime and marked ABC strongest Tuesday in whole viewers and rankings within the demo in almost two years.
New 12 months’s Rockin’ Eve left different New 12 months’s Eve community festivities within the mud. NBC’s New 12 months’s Eve primetime slate which included A Toast to 2019! (1.zero, four.38M), a lead-in to its New 12 months’s Eve Particular 2020 (1.four, 5.31M). Each took a success from 2018.
In the meantime, Fox’s 2020 celebration delivered numbers on the decrease finish with New 12 months’s Eve With Steve Harvey: Stay From Occasions Sq. (zero.eight, 2.80M), down a tenth from final 12 months.