This week’s episode of Saturday Night Live with host Chris Rock and musical guest Prince averaged a 2.4 adults 18-49 rating, up from last week’s episode which featured host Jim Carrey and Musical Guest Iggy Azaela, which averaged a 2.2 adults 18-49 rating in the 25 markets with local people meters.
via NBC press notes
In Late-Night Metered-Market Household Averages for Saturday night:
- “Saturday Night Live,” with host Chris Rock and musical guest Prince (4.9 rating, 12 share in household results in the 56 markets metered by Nielsen Media Research; 2.4/10 in adults 18-49 in the 25 markets with Local People Meters), scored the show’s highest rating in metered-market households since Feb. 1 (with host Melissa McCarthy and musical guest Imagine Dragons, 5.4/13).
- In 18-49 rating in the Local People Meters, this is the highest-rated “SNL” since March 1 (with host Jim Parsons and musical guest Beck, 2.4/11) and equals the top “SNL” 18-49 rating in the LPMs since Feb. 1 (with host Melissa McCarthy and musical guest Imagine Dragons, 2.9/12).
- “Saturday Night Live” ranked as the #1 telecast of the night on ABC, CBS, NBC and Fox in both metered-market households and adult 18-49 rating in the Local People Meters, outscoring all primetime programs on those networks in both measures.