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Updated Monday Ratings: ABC’s ‘American Idol’ and NBC’s ‘The Voice’ Neck-and-Neck

What follows are the fast affiliate rating results for Monday, May 21. These results are time period based and are only approximate.

-Total Viewers:
ABC: 8.66 million. NBC: 6.77, CBS: 5.01, Fox: 2.35, CW: 1.42

-Adults 18-49:
ABC: 1.5 rqting/6 share, NBC: 1.2/ 5, CBS: 0.8/ 3, Fox: 0.6/ 3, CW: 0.4/ 2

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8:00 p.m.

ABC – Dancing With the Stars Athletes (season finale)
Viewers: 8.56 million (#2), A18-49: 1.1/ 5 (#2t)

CBS – The Big Bang Theory (R)
Viewers: 6.30 million (#3), A18-49: 1.1/ 5 (#2t)

NBC – The Voice
Viewers: 8.88 million (#1), A18-49: 1.5/ 7 (#1)

Fox – 2018 Miss USA
Viewers: 2.23 million (#4), A18-49: 0.6/ 3 (#4)

CW – Supergirl
Viewers: 1.74 million (#5), A18-49: 0.5/ 2 (#5)

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8:30 p.m.

ABC – Dancing With the Stars Athletes (season finale)
Viewers: 8.78 million (#2), A18-49: 1.1/ 5 (#2)

CBS – Man With a Plan (season finale)
Viewers: 5.66 million (#3), A18-49: 1.0/ 4 (#3)

NBC – The Voice
Viewers: 8.86 million (#1), A18-49: 1.5/ 6 (#1)

Fox – 2018 Miss USA
Viewers: 2.18 million (#4), A18-49: 0.6/ 3 (#4)

CW – Supergirl
Viewers: 1.80 million (#5), A18-49: 0.5/ 2 (#5)
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9:00 p.m.

ABC – American Idol (season finale)
Viewers: 8.52 million (#1), A18-49: 1.5/ 6 (#1t)

CBS: Mom (R)
Viewers: 5.46 million (#3), A18-49: 1.0/ 4 (#3)

NBC – The Voice
Viewers: 8.43 million (#2), A18-49: 1.5/ 6 (#1t)

Fox – 2018 Miss USA
Viewers: 2.29 million (#4), A18-49: 0.6/ 2 (#4)

CW – iZombie
Viewers: 1.09 million (#5), A18-49: 0.3/ 1 (#5)

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9:30 p.m.

ABC – American Idol (season finale)
Viewers: 8.07 million (#2), A18-49: 1.5/ 6 (#1)

CBS: The Big Bang Theory (R)
Viewers: 4.33 million (#3), A18-49: 0.8/ 3 (#3)

NBC – The Voice
Viewers: 8.26 million (#1), A18-49: 1.4/ 5 (#2)

Fox – 2018 Miss USA
Viewers: 2.72 million (#4), A18-49: 0.7/ 3 (#4)

CW – iZombie
Viewers: 1.06 million (#5), A18-49: 0.3/ 1 (#5)

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10:00 p.m.

ABC – American Idol (season finale)
Viewers: 8.96 million (#1), A18-49: 1.7/ 7 (#1)

CBS – Elementary
Viewers: 4.21 million (#2), A18-49: 0.6/ 2 (#3)

NBC – Running Wild with Bear Grylls
Viewers: 3.83 million (#3), A18-49: 0.8/ 3 (#2)

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10:30 p.m.

ABC – American Idol (season finale)
Viewers: 9.06 million (#1), A18-49: 1.7/ 7 (#1)

CBS – Elementary
Viewers: 4.09 million (#2), A18-49: 0.5/ 2 (#3)

NBC – Running Wild with Bear Grylls
Viewers: 2.65 million (#3), A18-49: 0.6/ 2 (#2)

Source: Nielsen Media Research

Written by Marc Berman

Marc Berman

Marc Berman has been writing professionally since 1999 and is the author of the “Mr. Television” for Campaign US (www.campaignlive.com). Most recently, Berman was the creator and Editor-in-Chief of website and newsletter TV Media Insights for Cross MediaWorks. From 1999-2011, he was the Senior Editor for Mediaweek and has also written for The New York Daily News, Variety, The Hollywood Reporter and Emmy Magazine, among others. Berman has also appeared on “Entertainment Tonight,” “Extra,” “Access Hollywood,” “Inside Edition,” “The CBS Evening News,” E!, CNN, CNBC, Fox News and MSNBC.

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