*VH1 wrapped its summer season Monday with a one-two ratings punch delivered by “Love and Hip Hop: Atlanta” and “Single Ladies.”
Thanks to the two shows, VH1 was the No. 1 cable network for women 18-49 on Monday nights for 13 consecutive weeks of this summer, according to Nielsen.
“Love and Hip Hop: Atlanta” ranks as cable’s top reality series of the summer among adults 18-49 impressions and women 18-49 throughout its 11 weeks since its premiere on June 18th. And according to Trendrr, the franchise was also the most social non-sports series of the summer on all of television, cable and broadcast.
Part 1 of its reunion special on Monday generated 75 trending topics on Twitter that evening and scored a series-high 2.8 in the Adult 18-49 demo, making it the No. 1 show in primetime on cable among adults 18-49 The episode, which debuted at 8 p.m., attracted 4.1 million total viewers while the first encore at 10 p.m. drew a total of 2.2 million total viewers. When combined, the two telecasts attracted a total of 6.3 million throughout the evening.
“Single Ladies” finished its second season as the No. 1 ad-supported regularly scheduled scripted series of the summer among women 18-49. The 9 p.m. telecast posted a series-high 2.0 in the adult 18-49 demo and delivered 2.9 million total viewers. When combined with its first encore, the finale was seen by 4 million viewers.