NBC’s Adele: Live in New York City special on Monday night drew 11.3 million total viewers and a 3.0 demo rating (per finals), marking NBC’s most watched concert special since April 2003 (Cher: Farewell Tour) and the top-rated primetime music special in a decade (NBC’s Eagles Farewell Tour circa June 2005).
Adele also gave NBC its best Mondays-at-10 numbers since The Blacklist‘s Season 2 premiere and Blindspot‘s debut, respectively.
Mary Poppins Live starring Adele, anyone…?
Opening the Peacock’s night, The Voice did 14 mil and a 3.2, up markedly from its previous two performance finales (12.1 mil/2.8, 11.3 mil/2.6).
Elsewhere in the ratings….
CBS | Supergirl (7.3 mil/1.5) and NCIS: Los Angeles (9.2 mil/1.4) were steady with their fall finales, while Scorpion (9.3 mil/1.8) inched up a tenth.
THE CW | Leading out of a Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show encore (1.2 mil/0.4), Jane the Virgin headed into the holiday break with 1 mil and a 0.3, down a tenth from its most recent outing.
ABC | The Great Christmas Light Fight (4.4 mil/1.1) dipped a tenth, while The Great Holiday Baking Show (3.3 mil/0.9) was flat.