Primetime Ratings: 'Duets' Has Soft Debut

Fox wins as 'So You Think You Can Dance' falls from last summer's premiere

ABC got
into the singing competition game Thursday as the summer season got underway.
The premiere of Duets drew just a 1.7 rating in the 18-49
demo, according to Nielsen overnight numbers. At 10 p.m., the third-season
debut of Rookie Blue was down 13% from last summer's
premiere to a 1.4. The network tied CBS' repeats for second with a 1.6 rating/5

Fox took
the night with an overall 2.4/8. The premiere of So You Think Can Dance was down 27% from last summer's

NBC took
fourth with a 0.9/3, airing only the finale of Awake, which rose 29% from last
week to a 0.9.

The CW
rounded out the evening with a 0.3/1. Perez
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even with last week's Perez
All Access at 0.3.