Tuesday, September 1, 2020

Sunday Cable Ratings - '90 Day Fiancé: Happily Ever After?,' 'NBA Basketball,' '2020 MTV Video Music Awards' & More!

On August 30, 2020, TLC's 90 Day Fiancé: Happily Ever After? was the highest rated show on cable with a 0.95 - followed by ESPN's NBA Basketball (0.90), TNT's NBA Basketball (0.79), MTV's 2020 MTV Video Music Awards (0.60) and TLC's Darcey & Stacey (0.49).






                                                    The Cable Ratings for Sunday, August 30 


Show

Network

Time

18 - 49 Rating

Viewers (Millions)

1

90 Day Fiancé: Happily Ever After?

TLC

8:00 PM

0.95

3.388

2

NBA Basketball

ESPN

3:43 PM

0.90

2.318

3

NBA Basketball

TNT

8:44 PM

0.79

1.982

4

NBA Basketball

ESPN

1:10 PM

0.63

1.680

5

2020 MTV Video Music Awards

MTV

8:00 PM

0.60

1.315

6

Darcey & Stacey

TLC

10:00 PM

0.49

2.025

7

YOLO Crystal Fantasy

Adult Swim

12:00 AM

0.28

0.521

8

MLB Baseball

ESPN

7:00 PM

0.28

0.988

9

YOLO Crystal Fantasy

Adult Swim

12:15 AM

0.26

0.472

10

The Real Housewives of Potomac

Bravo

9:00 PM

0.26

0.913

11

Chopped

Food

9:00 PM

0.25

1.022

12

Beat Bobby Flay

Food

10:00 PM

0.25

1.023

13

Renovation Inc.

HGTV

8:00 PM

0.24

1.862

14

Caribbean Life

HGTV

10:01 PM

0.24

1.493

15

Alaskan Bush People

Discovery

8:00 PM

0.24

1.618

16

Evil Lives Here

ID

9:00 PM

0.23

0.955

17

Caribbean Life

HGTV

10:31 PM

0.23

1.396

18

Mexico Life

HGTV

9:01 PM

0.22

1.578

19

NHL Hockey

NBC Sports

6:00 PM

0.21

0.715

20

Last Week Tonight with John Oliver

HBO

11:01 PM

0.20

0.833

21

Signs of a Psychopath

ID

10:30 PM

0.20

0.859

22

Mexico Life

HGTV

9:31 PM

0.20

1.517

23

2020 MTV Video Music Awards Pre-Show

MTV

6:30 PM

0.19

0.481

24

Lovecraft Country

HBO

9:01 PM

0.18

0.747

25

Formula 1 Racing

ESPN

9:05 AM

0.17

0.675

26

P-Valley

Starz

8:02 PM

0.16

0.384

27

Secrets in the Woods

Lifetime

8:00 PM

0.15

0.835

28

Lone Star Law

Animal

9:00 PM

0.14

0.769

29

The Osbournes Want to Believe

Travel

10:00 PM

0.13

0.591

30

Paranormal Caught on Camera

Travel

9:00 PM

0.13

0.531

31

2020 MTV Video Music Awards

Nickelodeon

8:00 PM

0.12

0.323

32

2020 MTV Video Music Awards

VH1

8:00 PM

0.11

0.267

33

NHL Hockey

NBC Sports

10:30 PM

0.11

0.390

34

Wicked Tuna: Outer Banks

NatGeo

9:00 PM

0.11

0.595

35

Expedition to the Edge

Discovery

9:01 PM

0.10

0.695

36

2020 MTV Video Music Awards

Comedy

8:00 PM

0.09

0.210

37

Snapped

Oxygen

6:00 PM

0.09

0.386

38

Wynonna Earp

Syfy

10:00 PM

0.09

0.342

39

The Vow

HBO

10:01 PM

0.09

0.338

40

MLB Baseball

TBS

1:00 PM

0.09

0.381

41

United Shades of America

CNN

9:00 PM

0.08

0.806

42

MLB Baseball

ESPN2

4:00 PM

0.08

0.303

43

Tour De France

NBC Sports

8:00 AM

0.08

0.459

44

United Shades of America

CNN

10:00 PM

0.08

0.757

45

Naked and Afraid

Discovery

10:02 PM

0.07

0.477

46

2020 MTV Video Music Awards

BET

8:00 PM

0.07

0.267

47

IndyCar Series

NBC Sports

3:37 PM

0.07

0.545

48

2020 MTV Video Music Awards

Paramount

8:00 PM

0.06

0.213

49

NASCAR Racing

FS1

11:58 AM

0.06

0.434

50

MLB Baseball

ESPN2

8:08 PM

0.05

0.216

51

2020 MTV Video Music Awards

TV Land

8:00 PM

0.05

0.224

52

High School Football

ESPN2

12:00 PM

0.04

0.186

53

2020 MTV Video Music Awards

MTV2

8:00 PM

0.04

0.113

54

2020 MTV Video Music Awards

CMT

8:00 PM

0.04

0.123

55

MLS Soccer

FS1

10:00 PM

0.04

0.117

56

The Circus

Showtime

8:00 PM

0.02

0.204

57

Love Fraud

Showtime

9:00 PM

0.01

0.135

58

We Hunt Together

Showtime

10:00 PM

0.01

0.104

59

2020 MTV Video Music Awards

Pop

8:00 PM

0.01

0.056

60

2020 MTV Video Music Awards

BET Her

8:00 PM

0.01

0.052

61

2020 MTV Video Music Awards

Logo

8:00 PM

0.00

0.009

 
No rating information was made immediately available for BBC America's Top Gear; Cooking's Carnival Eats; DIY's Barnwood Builders; Epix's Helter Skelter; and Reelz's Behind Closed Doors.


NOTE: For the 2019-20 broadcast season, Nielsen has determined that there are 120.6 million TV households in the United States - with 307.3 million people ages 2 and up. The Adults 18-49 demographic is the rating most commonly reported and helps determine ad rates but is not the sole explanation for whether a show will be renewed or cancelled.