May 2020 is eight months removed from the September 2019 kickoff to the traditional broadcast TV season, but it feels like it's been eight years.\r\n\r\nBelow are the 14 highest-rated primetime series of a very memorable (much as we'd like to forget) and particularly front-loaded fall, winter and spring television season.\r\n\r\nCould've been worse for these particular CBS, NBC, Fox and ABC series: Click here to find the lowest-rated shows of 2019-2020.\r\n\r\nAlso Read: Univision Has Beaten Telemundo in TV Ratings for 28 Straight Seasons (at Least)\r\n\r\nRank: 11 (tie)\r\nSeries: "NCIS"\r\nNetwork: CBS\r\n18-49 rating: 1.7\r\n\r\nBut you should see the size of this procedural's (older) audience.\r\n\r\nRank: 11 (tie)\r\nSeries: "The Voice" (Mondays, performances)\r\nNetwork: NBC\r\n18-49 rating: 1.7\r\n\r\nNo longer TV's highest-rated singing competition, but still TV's highest-rated *serious* singing competition.\r\n\r\nRank: 11 (tie)\r\nSeries: "New Amsterdam"\r\nNetwork: NBC\r\n18-49 rating: 1.7\r\n\r\nFairly McDreamy ratings, but not as high as "Grey's Anatomy."\r\n\r\nRank: 11 (tie)\r\nSeries: "Chicago Med"\r\nNetwork: NBC\r\n18-49 rating: 1.7\r\n\r\n"One Chicago" shows appear three times on this list.\r\n\r\nRank: 10\r\nSeries: "9-1-1: Lone Star"\r\nNetwork: Fox\r\n18-49 rating: 1.8\r\n\r\nRob Lowe drama is not "9-1-1," but it's certainly not "Almost Family," either.\r\n\r\nRank: 7 (tie)\r\nSeries: "Lego Masters"\r\nNetwork: Fox\r\n18-49 rating: 1.9\r\n\r\nIt's good to follow "The Masked Singer." (Just don't rub these ratings in with the folks over at "After the Mask.")\r\n\r\nRank: 7 (tie)\r\nSeries: "Survivor"\r\nNetwork: CBS\r\n18-49 rating: 1.9\r\n\r\nCBS' highest-rated series among viewers 18-49 is not just surviving -- but thriving -- in its incredible 40th season.\r\n\r\nRank: 7 (tie)\r\nSeries: "Chicago Fire"\r\nNetwork: NBC\r\n18-49 rating: 1.9\r\n\r\nOn fire.\r\n\r\nRank: 6\r\nSeries: "Chicago P.D."\r\nNetwork: NBC\r\n18-49 rating: 2.0\r\n\r\nWe're seriously running out of pithy things to say about Dick Wolf's Chicago-set dramas. Good ratings. There.\r\n\r\nRank: 5\r\nSeries: "9-1-1"\r\nNetwork: Fox\r\n18-49 rating: 2.2\r\n\r\n"9-1-1" is a Top 5 series, Top 3 if you're only counting scripted shows.\r\n\r\nRank: 4\r\nSeries: "Grey's Anatomy"\r\nNetwork: ABC\r\n18-49 rating: 2.3\r\n\r\nStill blue skies for "Grey's" in Season 16.\r\n\r\nRank: 3\r\nSeries: "The Bachelor"\r\nNetwork: ABC\r\n18-49 rating: 2.4\r\n\r\nCertainly not to be confused with "The Bachelor: Listen to Your Heart." Oof.\r\n\r\nRank: 2\r\nSeries: "This Is Us"\r\nNetwork: NBC\r\n18-49 rating: 2.9\r\n\r\nThis is the highest-rated scripted series on television.\r\n\r\nRank: 1\r\nSeries: "The Masked Singer"\r\nNetwork: Fox\r\n18-49 rating: 3.1\r\n\r\nNow the No. 1 show for two TV seasons in a row (by virtue of a tie with "This Is Us" last year), this impressive Nielsen average includes both Seasons 2 and 3 of the oddball reality competition.