Jennifer Lopez: 'American Idol' Ratings Decline in Season 11
Jennifer Lopez poses for a photo with cast members of O By Cirque Du Soleil backstage at the theatre at Bellagio Resort on Thursday (January 19) in Las Vegas, Nevada.
The 42-year-old American Idol judge took in a performance of the show earlier in the evening.
Ratings for American Idol are down significantly from last season. Wednesday’s premiere episode featured the biggest ratings drop for the show ever, but still delivered 21.9 million viewers, according to EW.
Thursday’s episode was down 23 percent from the night before to 18 million viewers. The show still easily won both nights in both viewers and the demo.