TV ratings: Billboard Music Awards score for ABC Sunday, 'Apprentice' finale rises

Fast National ratings for Sunday, May 19, 2013The Billboard Music Awards brought in their biggest total audience in 12 years and their best 18-49 rating in a decade Sunday, carrying ABC to a ratings win for the night.Also Sunday, the "Family Guy" season finale was up for FOX, and the "All-Star Celebrity Apprentice" finale improved on its recent numbers for NBC -- but still had its worst finale ever. CBS ran a Tim McGraw concert special opposite the Billboard Awards but didn't steal much audience from ABC's special.ABC drew 8.9 million viewers and a 5.1 rating/9 share in households for the night, beating second-place CBS (7.8 million, 5.0/8) by a little over a million viewers. NBC (3.93 million, 2.6/4) barely beat FOX (3.9 million, 2.2/4) for third place, but both were well behind the top two nets.ABC scored a 3.1 rating among adults 18-49, leading the demographic by a pretty good margin. FOX came in...


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