FOX captured the Top 5 spots in the adults 18-49 rankings for the week of Jan. 25-31, led by a 4.3 rating for “Grease Live.” The musical also topped the viewer rankings for the week with 12.21 million people tuning in.

Episode 2 of “The X-Files” (3.2) came in second, and two episodes of “American Idol” (2.5 and 2.3) sandwiched the premiere of “Lucifer” (2.4) to round out the Top 5.

Top 25 broadcast shows (including ties) in adults 18-49 for Jan. 25-31, 2016

Rank Show Net 18-49 Rating 18-49 Viewers (000s)
1 GREASE: LIVE FOX 4.3 5484
2 THE X-FILES FOX 3.2 4081
3 AMERICAN IDOL – WEDNESDAY FOX 2.5 3180
4 LUCIFER – P FOX 2.4 3078
5 AMERICAN IDOL – THURSDAY FOX 2.3 2953
5t THE BACHELOR ABC 2.3 2908
7 THE BIG BANG THEORY – R CBS 2.0 2596
7t CRIMINAL MINDS CBS 2.0 2482
9 SCORPION CBS 1.9 2376
10 CHICAGO FIRE NBC 1.8 2298
10t SUPERGIRL CBS 1.8 2232
12 THE BIG BANG THEORY – R (9 p.m.) CBS 1.7 2211
12t SHARK TANK ABC 1.7 2160
12t CHICAGO MED NBC 1.7 2099
15 2 BROKE GIRLS CBS 1.6 2058
15t THE BLACKLIST NBC 1.6 2041
15t MOM – R CBS 1.6 2023
14t MIKE & MOLLY CBS 1.6 1968
19 NCIS: LOS ANGELES CBS 1.5 1938
19t SUPERSTORE NBC 1.5 1870
21 AMERICAN NINJA WARRIOR – S NBC 1.4 1830
21t THE FLASH CW 1.4 1824
21t MODERN FAMILY – R ABC 1.4 1799
21t ANGEL FROM HELL CBS 1.4 1786
21t NCIS – R CBS 1.4 1779
21t DATELINE FRIDAY NBC 1.4 1721
21t HELL’S KITCHEN FOX 1.4 1718

 

Top 25 broadcast shows in viewers for Jan. 25-31, 2016

Rank Show Net Viewers (000s)
1 GREASE: LIVE FOX 12206
2 NCIS – R CBS 11973
3 SCORPION CBS 10694
4 MADAM SECRETARY CBS 10201
5 NCIS: LOS ANGELES CBS 10061
6 THE X-FILES FOX 9665
7 AMERICAN IDOL – WEDNESDAY FOX 9626
8 THE BIG BANG THEORY – R CBS 9624
9 60 MINUTES CBS 9382
10 CRIMINAL MINDS CBS 9217
11 NCIS: NEW ORLEANS – R CBS 9206
12 AMERICAN IDOL – THURSDAY FOX 8774
13 CHICAGO FIRE NBC 8464
14 THE GOOD WIFE CBS 8027
14t SUPERGIRL CBS 7902
16 THE BIG BANG THEORY – R CBS 7834
17 BLUE BLOODS – R CBS 7787
18 THE BACHELOR ABC 7727
19 CHICAGO MED NBC 7577
20 MOM – R CBS 7516
21 CODE BLACK CBS 7470
22 UNDERCOVER BOSS CBS 7258
23 THE BLACKLIST NBC 7164
24 LUCIFER – P FOX 7156
25 MIKE & MOLLY CBS 6888

 

All numbers are live + same-day. Source: The Nielsen Company.

Posted by:Rick Porter

Rick Porter has been covering TV since the days when networks sent screeners on VHS, one of which was a teaser for the first season of "American Idol." He's left-handed, makes a very solid grilled cheese and has been editor of TV by the Numbers since October 2015. He lives in Austin.

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