After 16 years and 852 weeks, the Today show's reign as America's highest-rated morning show is over. According to Nielsen, Good Morning America averaged 5.147 million viewers last week to Today's 5.134 million. If the numbers hold up, it would mean an end to one of the most impressive streaks in TV history. Is Good Morning America now officially the number one morning show? Here, a brief guide: They're only 13,000 viewers apart.
“Good Morning America” drew 4.474 million Total Viewers and a 1.4 rating/11 share/1.717 million Adults 25-54 for the week of June 4, 2012, according to Nielsen Media Research. Read Post
As expected, final Nielsen ratings for the week of July 9 show ABC’s “Good Morning America” won in Total Viewers while NBC’s “Today” holds on to win among A25-54 viewers, keeping that 17-year streak alive for at least another week. ... Read Post