the voice season 6 ratings april 22 TV ratings: 'The Voice' is the top show of the night with CBS' lineup in rerunsFast National ratings for Tuesday, April 22, 2014

The entire CBS lineup being in reruns gave a boost to other networks that were running new episodes. The first live results show of “The Voice” Season 6 was the top-rated show of the night with 10.95 million viewers, though that number is down from last week and from Season 5’s Top 12 results show. “About a Boy” held steady from last week, while “Growing Up Fisher” down slightly.

Elsewhere, “Agents of SHIELD” was up about half a million viewers, as was “Supernatural,” while “Glee” and “The Mindy Project” were also up slightly over last week.

Even with reruns, CBS was still the big winner, earning 9.4 million viewers and a 6.1 rating/10 share in households. NBC was second with 7.3 million and a 4.7/8, followed by ABC (3.8 million, 2.4/4), FOX (2.1 million, 1.4/2) and The CW (1.8 million, 1.1/2).

In the adults 18-49 demographic, however, NBC won easily with a 1.8 rating, followed by CBS (1.2), ABC (1.1), FOX (0.9) and The CW (0.8).

Tuesday hour by hour:

8 p.m.

NBC: “The Voice” (10.95 million, 6.9/11)
CBS: “NCIS” rerun (10.4 million viewers, 6.8/11 households)
ABC: “Marvel’s Agents of SHIELD” (5.7 million, 3.5/6)
FOX: “Glee” (2.5 million, 1.7/3)
The CW: “The Originals” (1.4 million, 0.9/2)

18-49 leader: “The Voice” (2.7)

9 p.m.

CBS: “NCIS: Los Angeles” rerun (10.2 million, 6.6/10)
NBC: “About a Boy” (7.2 million, 4.6/7)/”Growing Up Fisher” (5.98 million, 3.8/6)
ABC: “The Goldbergs” rerun (3.05 million, 1.9/3)/”Trophy Wife” rerun (2.05, 1.4/2)
FOX: “New Girl” rerun (1.4 million, 1.0/1)/”The Mindy Project” (2.14 million, 1.4/2)
The CW: “Supernatural” (2.2 million, 1.3/2)

18-49 leader: “About a Boy” (1.9)

10 p.m.

CBS: “Person of Interest” rerun (7.6 million, 5.0/8)
NBC: “Chicago Fire” rerun (4.3 million, 2.9/5)
ABC: “Celebrity Wife Swap” (3 million, 2.1/4)

18-49 leader: “Person of Interest” (1.1)

information includes live and same-day DVR viewing. All numbers are
preliminary and subject to change. Source: The Nielsen Company.

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TV critic by way of law school, Andrea Reiher enjoys everything from highbrow drama to clever comedy to the best reality TV has to offer. Her TV heroes include CJ Cregg, Spencer Hastings, Diane Lockhart, Juliet O'Hara and Buffy Summers. TV words to live by: "I'm a slayer, ask me how."