Ratings: “Lip Sync Battle” Slips For Rita Ora vs. Charli XCX Episode

The Rita Ora vs. Charli XCX edition of “Lip Sync Battle” was down from the previous broadcast.

Rita Ora vs. Charli XCX, with Boy George - Lip Sync Battle (photo via Paramount)

Airing at a special time, Thursday’s “Lip Sync Battle” endured slight episode-to-episode losses in adults 18-49 and overall viewership.

According to final data posted by Showbuzz, Thursday’s Rita Ora vs. Charli XCX edition of “LSB” drew a 0.21 adults 18-49 rating and averaged 506,000 overall viewers.

Last week’s episode, which featured Pete Davidson vs. Michael Bolton, drew a 0.22 in the demo and 553,000 in viewership.

While it was down from last week’s episode, Thursday’s installment was the season’s most-watched musician-only episode. The Fifth Harmony broadcast drew 460,000 viewers on February 1, while the Pentatonix installment attracted 482,000 on March 8.

Written by Brian Cantor

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