The three-hour musical telecast drew an average of about 18.5 million viewers overall, propelling NBC to its most-watched night, not including sports, since the 2007
Among advertiser-coveted 18-to-49-year-olds, the show drew a rating of 4.6, NBC's best non-sports night in that key demographic since the 2009
Its viewership peaked at 8:30 p.m. with 19.7 million viewers and ended with more than 17 million.
CBS came in second place with an average audience of 9.5 million and a 2.5 in the 18-49 demographic. Except for
Fox saw upticks, with