New Year's Eve Ratings: Seacrest Dominates, Pitbull Shows Little Bite

ABC’s primetime New Year’s Eve programming on Wednesday night averaged 9.6 million total viewers and a 2.7 demo rating from 8 to 11 pm, up 5 percent and a tenth versus a year ago and trouncing runner-up NBC by 96 and 125 percent.

In its final hour, Dick Clark’s Primetime New Year’s Rockin’ Eve with Ryan Seacrest surged to 12.8 mil/3.8.

The Peacock’s Today Show Toast special drew 4.3 mil/0.9 at 8 pm, while New Year’s Eve with Carson Daly averaged 5.2 mil/1.3 from 9 to 11.

Over on Fox, Pitbull’s New Year’s Revolution debuted to just 2.2 mil and a 0.7.

Which New Year’s Eve special commanded your TV’s attention last evening?