Ratings: ‘The Voice,’ ‘Game of Silence’ Give NBC Tuesday Win

NBC drama’s debut loses in total viewers to “NCIS: New Orleans” repeat but wins in key demo

Game of Silence

NBC won Tuesday night in total viewers and the key demo thanks in large part to “The Voice,” along with the debut of the new drama “Game of Silence.”

From 8 p.m. to 10 p.m., “The Voice” averaged 10.7 million viewers and a 2.2 rating in the advertiser coveted adults 18-49 demographic, easily making it the highest rated broadcast program of the night.

“Game of Silence” got off to a solid start at 10 p.m. ET with 6.5 million viewers and a 1.5 rating. That was good enough to best its nearest time slot competition: a repeat of “NCIS: New Orleans” that netted a 1.2 rating. However, the CBS repeat won in total viewers with 9 million.

NBC narrowly took first place in total viewers with 9.315 million but easily won in the demo with a 2.0 rating, with the network airing only “The Voice” and “Game of Silence.”

CBS came in a close second in total viewers with 9.306 million but a distant second in the demo with a 1.2 rating, airing only repeats.

ABC came in third in total viewers with 2.7 million and tied for third in the demo with a 0.8 rating. Repeats of “Fresh off the Boat” and “The Real O’Neals” aired at 8 and 8:30 p.m. ET respetively. “Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D” aired at 9, drawing 3 million viewers and a 1.0 rating. “Beyond the Tank” followed at 10, netting 2.1 million viewers and a 0.6 rating.

Fox came in fourth in total viewers with 2 million but tied for third in the demo with a 0.8 rating. “New Girl” got 2.6 million viewers and a 1.1 rating at 8 p.m. ET, followed by a repeat of “Grandfathered.” “Brooklyn Nine-Nine” got 2.1 million and a 0.9 rating at 9. “The Grinder” closed out the night with 1.6 million viewers and a 0.6 rating.

Univision finished fifth with 1.9 million viewers and a 0.7 rating.

Telemundo finished sixth with 1.5 million viewers and a 0.6 rating.

The CW came in seventh with 1.3 million viewers and a 0.5 rating. A new episode of “iZombie” aired at 8 p.m. ET and got 1.4 million viewers and a 0.5 rating. The season finale of “iZombie” followed at 9, netting 1.2 million viewers and a 0.5 rating.