Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve 2024 Sets Ratings Sky-High

As the clock struck midnight ushering in 2024, Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve With Ryan Seacrest didn’t just

Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve 2024 Sets Ratings Sky-High

As the clock struck midnight ushering in 2024, Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve With Ryan Seacrest didn’t just ring in the new year; it set the ratings ablaze across all time quadrants. This marathon 5-1/2 hour production, a cherished tradition since its inception in 1972, proved that its timeless appeal continues to captivate audiences.

Ryan Seacrest, at 49, assumed hosting duties alongside Rita Ora and Jeannie Mai, seamlessly carrying on the legacy of the legendary Dick Clark. The show, now nearly a dozen years after Clark’s passing, witnessed a significant uptick in viewership and social media engagement.

The first primetime segment at 8:00 p.m. soared to new heights, marking a 35% increase in total viewers and a 33% surge among adults 18-49 compared to the previous year. The second primetime segment at 10:30 p.m. followed suit, jumping 30% in total viewers and 32% in the key demographic, hitting three-year highs.

Notably, the late-night segments continued the upward trend, with the first late-night segment at 11:30 p.m. attracting a whopping 18.0 million total viewers and averaging a 5.33 rating among adults 18-49. The social media dominance of the program was evident, making it the night’s No. 1 most social program and the No. 1 driver of social video consumption

Part 1 of the late-night segment stood as the highest-rated entertainment special on any network in two years, showcasing a 30% increase in total viewers and adults 18-49 compared to the previous year.

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