Ratings For CMT Awards Up 35%
April 17, 2008 at 7:05 AM (PT)
The 2008 CMT AWARDS, broadcast MONDAY, APRIL 14th from BELMONT COLLEGE in NASHVILLE, received good ‘ratings,’ news. Ratings for the show were up 35% as more than 9.1 million viewers tuned in for for the premiere and repeat telecasts of the awards show.
The two-and-a-half hour show scored a 1.27 rating among P18-49 up +35% from last year, and averaged 2.8 million impressions, with 1.3 million of those falling in the key P18-49 demo. The show is CMT’s most-watched telecast since the 2007 premiere of DALE.
Fans cast a record 5 million votes at CMT.com to determine the night’s big winners, and projections indicate the site hit an all-time traffic high for TUESDAY, APRIL, 15th.