'Idol' back to form

Levine, Stuart
May 2008
Daily Variety;5/16/2008, Vol. 299 Issue 30, p4
Trade Publication
The article reports on the increase of rating of reality television show "American Idol" for the week ending May 16, 2008 in the U.S. The show's rating during the elimination of Syesha Mercado increased to 9.0 with 24.2 million viewers for the 9:00 hour and 9.8 with 22.0 million viewers for the 9:30 hour. It is expressed that the show has recovered from its declining rating in the past six weeks.


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