The premiere of Behind the Music: 50 Cent (Watch FULL Show Here), scored the highest BTM premiere (a 1.00 P18-49 Live + SD rating) since Faith Hill (7/23/00), a much bigger audience than Lil Wayne’s and T.I.’s. BTM
With 1.7 million P18-49 viewers this drove VH1 to # 1 in the time period across all of cable. It delivered 2.2 million Total Viewers.
Also the VH1’s 2009 Hip Hop Honors (Watch the FULL show here) premiered last night far and away the best premiere ever for the franchise (a 1.52 P18-49 Live SD rating from 9-11pm), beating 2006’s by +28%.