Ratings: NBC Nabs First Tuesday Win of Season — What Other Milestone Did It Mark?
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NBC scored its first Tuesday win of the season, as its entire lineup posted big week-to-week gains.
The Voice topped the night with 11.9 million viewers and a 4.4 in the adults 18-to-49 demographic, growing 47 percent to hit a three-week high. Go On (7 million, 2.8) also saw a three-week high, rising 33 percent, while The New Normal (5 million, 2.0) climbed 18 percent and Parenthood (5 million, 2.0) surged 25 percent.
According to NBC, this marks the first time since December 2010 that the network has won three consecutive nights in the demo and the first time since November 2003 that it won three straight nights during the season with regularly scheduled programming.
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CBS was the most-watched network of the night, thanks to NCIS (18.1 million, 3.3), NCIS: Los Angeles (15.1 million, 2.9), both of which were down slightly from last week, and Vegas (11.8 million, 2.0), which was flat.
ABC's Dancing with the Stars (13.2 million, 2.1) and Private Practice (6 million, 1.6) held steady.
Fox, meanwhile, had a seesaw night, with Raising Hope (4 million, 1.8) up a tenth, Ben and Kate (3.3 million, 1.5) and New Girl (5 million, 2.7) both down a tenth, and The Mindy Project (3.6 million, 1.9) staying even.
On The CW, Hart of Dixie (1.2 million, 0.4) dropped three-tenths and Dr. Horrible's Sing Along Blog scored 570,000 viewers and a 0.2.
CBS: NCIS 18.1 million viewers (3.3 demo rating)
ABC: Dancing with the Stars clip show 8.2 million (1.2)
Fox: Raising Hope 4 million (1.8); Ben and Kate 3.2 million (1.6)
NBC: The Voice 11.9 million (4.4)
CW: Hart of Dixie 1.2 million (0.4)
CBS: NCIS: Los Angeles 15.1 million (2.9)
ABC: Dancing with the Stars 13.2 million (2.1)
NBC: Go On 7 million (2.8); The New Normal 5 million (2.0)
Fox: New Girl 5 million (2.7); The Mindy Project 3.6 million (1.9)
CW: Dr. Horrible's Sing Along Blog 570,000 (0.2)
CBS: Vegas 11.8 million (2.0)
ABC: Private Practice 6 million (1.6)
NBC: Parenthood 5 million (2.0)