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  • ‘Murder’ Ratings Top ABC’s Shondaland Trifecta (Yes, it Beat ‘Scandal’)

    Sep 26, 14 by EURPublisher01 5 Comments

    *The debut of Shonda Rhimes’ new series “How to Get Away With Murder” drew 14 million viewers to become Thursday night’s most-watched scripted series – beating its lead-in “Scandal” by nearly 2 million. This gives ABC its second consecutive day of ratings bliss following Wednesday’s strong debut for “Black-ish.” According to The Hollywood Reporter, ABC […]

  • Nielsen/NNPA: Growth in Black Buying Power Continues

    Sep 27, 13 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *WASHINGTON, D.C.  – African-American buying power continues to increase and is expected to rise from its current $1 trillion level[1] to $1.3 trillion by 2017, according to Resilient, Receptive and Relevant: The African-American Consumer 2013 Report. The report was released today by Nielsen, a leading global provider of information and insights into what consumers watch […]

  • ‘Love Thy Neighbor’ is OWN’s 2nd Highest Rated Series Opener

    May 30, 13 by EURpublisher02 6 Comments

    *Wednesday’s 9 p.m. series premiere of Tyler Perry’s “Love Thy Neighbor” on OWN drew 1.65 million total viewers, making it the second highest rated series debut in network history across all key measures (second only to Tuesday night’s premiere of Perry’s drama “The Haves and the Have Nots”), the network reported. The second episode of […]

  • ‘American Idol’ Hits Ratings Lows; Robin Roberts Boosts ‘GMA’

    Feb 28, 13 by EURpublisher02 13 Comments

    *It appears as if the addition of Mariah Carey, Nicki Minaj and Keith Urban to “American Idol” did nothing to bring in new viewers. In fact, it’s driving people away. The Fox singing competition continues to tumble in the ratings, logging a third consecutive week of in-season Wednesday lows, according to Nielsen. Among adults 18-49, […]

  • Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta, Single Ladies Wrap on Ratings Highs

    Aug 29, 12 by EURpublisher02 2 Comments

    *VH1 wrapped its summer season Monday with a one-two ratings punch delivered by “Love and Hip Hop: Atlanta” and “Single Ladies.” [SUBSCRIBE TO EURWEB’s RSS FEED] 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 […]

  • Nielsen Finds Hurricane Katrina, OJ and 9/11 Most Powerful TV Moments

    Jul 13, 12 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *Where were you when Hurricane Katrina happened? Can you remember the morning those planes crashed into the towers? So many people followed these events on television because our hearts went out to those who were directly affected, but many of us held our breath waiting to see if the news anchors would release a grisly […]