American Idol wrapped up its tenth season last week on WNYW/Channel 5. As it did all season long, Idol had the number one show for the week. The two-hour finale that ultimately crowned Scotty McCreery as the newest Idol, scored huge with an estimated 2.1 million viewers and a 10.5 rating, according to the Nielsen Company.
The performance show from Tuesday night, where McCreery and Lauren Alaina faced off, was number four (1.4 million/7.2).
As for Dancing With The Stars, Monday’s night performance (1.8 million/8.9) had a second-place finish. On Tuesday, the winner was revealed to a number three (1.7 million/8.5) showing. Meanwhile, Tuesday’s 8 p.m. hour was 10th (664,000/3.3).
More from the Top 10 after the jump