While well down from the 7.7 million the season four premiere drew a year ago on BET, the 5.3 million and 2.8 adults 18-49 rating for The Game was enough to lead cable on the night. 3.4 million hung on at 11p for Let's Stay Together and it averaged a 1.9 adults 18-49 rating from 11-11:30p.
In other premieres Dance Moms kicked off its second season with a 1.0 adults 18-49 rating and its 2.5 million viewers made for its most-watched episode ever. A&E's Shipping Wars debuted with a 1.3 adults 18-49 rating and nearly 3 million viewers.
Storage Wars drew a 2.0 and 2.1 adults 18-49 rating in its two half hours u
Teen Mom 2 was even with last week's 1.9 adults 18-49 rating with its 10pm episode, but a new episode at 11pm averaged a 2.1 adults 18-49 rating,
truTV's Hardcore Pawn was up a tenth with a 1.3 adults 18-49 rating at 9pm.
ABC Family's Switched at Birth drew a 0.9 adults 18-49 rating, down a tenth from last week.
We only receive the top 100 cable shows for adults 25-54 for the whole day from our primary source, if you don't see your show it was in that top 100 list. I generally filter out repeats, and kids shows, and non-primetime shows.
Those and more Tuesday cable ratings:(all Live+Same Day ratings):
|Program||Net||Time||Viewers (000)||18-49 Rating|
|GAME, THE S5||BET||10:00 PM||5286||2.8|
|STORAGE WARS||AEN||10:00 PM||4821||2.1|
|TEEN MOM II SSN 2||MTV||11:00 PM||3443||2.1|
|STORAGE WARS||AEN||8:30 PM||4773||2.0|
|LETS STAY TOGETHER S2||BET||11:00 PM||3467||1.9|
|TEEN MOM II SSN 2||MTV||10:00 PM||3115||1.9|
|STORAGE WARS TEXAS||AEN||10:30 PM||3783||1.6|
|LETS STAY TOGETHER S2||BET||11:30 PM||2719||1.5|
|SHIPPING WARS||AEN||9:30 PM||2957||1.3|
|HARDCORE PAWN||TRU||9:00 PM||2812||1.3|
|SHIPPING WARS||AEN||9:00 PM||3084||1.2|
|GAME, THE S5||BET||12:00 AM||2001||1.1|
|DANCE MOMS||LIF||9:00 PM||2512||1.0|
|ROBOT CHICKEN||ADSM||12:00 AM||2010||0.9|
|SHIPPING WARS||AEN||11:00 PM||1872||0.9|
|SWITCHED AT BIRTH||FAM||8:00 PM||2070||0.9|
|STORAGE HUNTERS||TRU||9:30 PM||2011||0.9|
|DAILY SHOW||CMDY||11:00 PM||1769||0.8|
|PARDON THE INTERRUPTION||ESPN||5:30 PM||1437||0.7|
|LETS STAY TOGETHER S2||BET||1:00 AM||1332||0.7|
|COLBERT REPORT||CMDY||11:31 PM||1346||0.6|
|DIRTY JOBS||DISC||9:00 PM||1462||0.6|
|COLLEGE BKBL REG SSN L||ESPN||9:03 PM||1495||0.5|
|CHELSEA LATELY||ENT||11:00 PM||969||0.5|
|SWAMP LOGGERS||DISC||10:00 PM||1171||0.5|
|SYFY MOVIE||SYFY||8:00 PM||1179||0.5|
|TABATHA TAKES OVER||BRVO||10:00 PM||862||0.4|
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