Monday TV Ratings: 'The Voice' Dominates in Final Blind Auditions Night

Jim Halterman
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The Voice on NBC

Without The Bachelor as competition (the ABC reality dating series wrapped last week), it was time for NBC's The Voice to slide into first place Monday night in both the 18-49 demographic and total viewers.

The NBC singing competition beat that other musical reality series (ABC's American Idol) by over 3.5 million viewers.

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The final spots have been filled as the audition leg wraps.

In the 10 o'clock hour, news was king for 18-49 viewers interested in developments in the world of COVID-19 and helped a special broadcast of ABC's 20/20 win that hour against original episodes of CBS's Bull and NBC's ManifestIn total viewers, Bull took the lead in the hour.

Here's the breakdown for Monday, March 16, 2020 (numbers are fast-affiliate based):

Time ShowAdults 18-49 ratingViewers (millions)
8 p.m.The Voice (NBC)1.759.87
9-1-1 (Fox)1.46.79
American Idol (ABC)1.26.29
The Neighborhood  (CBS)1.17.37
Supernatural (CW)0.21.01
8:30 p.m.Bob Hearts Abishola (CBS)0.96.81
9 p.m.Prodigal Son (Fox)0.73.40
All Rise  (CBS)0.75.85
Roswell, New Mexico (CW)0.2769,000
10 p.m.20/20 (ABC)1.16.22
Manifest (NBC)0.84.50
Bull  (CBS)0.77.11