CMT Awards Viewers Up 19% From Last Year
June 10, 2011 at 8:04 AM (PT)
The CMT AWARDS, which aired on JUNE 8th, brought in 2.9 million total viewers. Combined with the encore presentation, 4.1 million total viewers watched the show, making it the best ever two play performance for the franchise, up 19% from last year.
The show ranked as the third highest-rated awards show in its now 10-year history and the fourth most-watched telecast in CMT’s history. The 2011 CMT MUSIC AWARDS were also the highest-rated among Teens, Females 12-17 and P12-24 in franchise history.
The CMT MUSIC AWARDS will re-air on SATURDAY, JUNE 11th at 8a and 4p (ET), SUNDAY, JUNE 12th at 2p (ET), WEDNESDAY, JUNE 15th at 8p (ET), FRIDAY, JUNE 24th at 11p (ET) and SUNDAY, JUNE 26th at 6:30p (ET). Also, check out all the highlights at www.cmt.com.