hosted by Russell Brand with musical guest Chris Brown averaged a preliminary 2.0 with adults 18-49 in the 25 markets with Local People Meters. That's down 33% from the (2/12/11) original airing's 3.0 rating.
via NBC press note:
In late-night metered-market households Saturday night:
An encore telecast of “" (3.8/9 in metered-market households), hosted by Russell Brand with musical guest Chris Brown, dominated its time period.
In the 25 markets with Local People Meters, “” averaged a 2.0 rating, 9 share in adults 18-49, making it the #1 non-sports telecast of the night, outscoring all primetime entertainment programs on ABC, CBS, NBC and Fox.
“” matched its results for the same night last year in both metered-market households and in adult 18-49 rating in the 25 Local People Meter markets.