ABC’s American Idol wrapped Season 17 on Sunday night with 7.7 million total viewers and a 1.3 demo rating, ticking up in the demo week-to-week and down only a tick in audience despite its second hour going up against HBO’s well-watched Game of Thrones series finale.
Numbers - Finals
Here are the hourly numbers, which are likely to adjust up in the finals:
But as of right now, Idol is shy of its year-ago coronation ceremony (8.6 mil/1.6 in fast nationals), which led out of Dancing With the Stars on a Monday opposite The Voice.
ABC - Night - Someone - AFV - Mil/0
Opening ABC’s night, because someone will ask: AFV (5.6 mil/0.7) was down in the...