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Ratings: America's Got Talent Finale Down Sharply From Last Summer

Matt Webb Mitovich

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NBC’s America’s Got Talent closed Season 14 with 10.1 million total viewers — this cycle’s largest audience since July 23 — and a 1.5 demo rating, which marks a Wednesday high for the season.

That said, the finale was down 22 and 30 percent from last summer’s, delivering a four-year audience low and quite possibly an all-time demo low for a finale.

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