The Media Chart for August 12: Olympics Get Gold, if Not a Record

Also: PewDiePie Still the King of YouTube

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The U.S. women's gymnastics team: Lauren Hernandez, Madison Kocian, Simone Biles, Alexandra Raisman and Gabrielle Douglas on Day 4 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games
The U.S. women's gymnastics team: Lauren Hernandez, Madison Kocian, Simone Biles, Alexandra Raisman and Gabrielle Douglas on Day 4 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games Credit: David Ramos/Getty Images

NBC hasn't exactly had the best Olympics so far. While the network said on Thursday that ratings for the 2016 Summer Olympics are meeting its expectations, and that it is currently not on the hook for make-goods, its deliveries have been down compared to the London games in 2012. The first two nights in particular were down 32%.

But that was still good enough to be among the top-rated shows in broadcast last week, with the opening ceremony and first full night of games on Saturday coming in at No. 2 and No. 3 respectively and Sunday night Olympic programming coming in at No. 1.

Meanwhile, in new(er) media, pop star Justin Bieber doesn't quite have what it takes to beat YouTube star Pewdiepie for King of YouTube.

TV RATINGSWeek Ending Sunday, Aug. 7
BROADCAST
Rank Program Network Rating
1 Summer Olympics (Sun., 7 p.m.) NBC 16.1
2 Summer Olympics Opening Ceremony NBC 13.9
3 Summer Olympics (Sat., 8:30 p.m.) NBC 11.4
4 America's Got Talent (Tuesday) NBC 6.8
5 America's Got Talent (Wednesday) NBC 5.7
6 The Bachelorette ABC 5.6
7 The Bachelorette: After the Rose ABC 5.3
8 The Big Bang Theory CBS 4.5
9 NCIS CBS 4.3
10 60 Minutes CBS 3.9
CABLE
Rank Program Network Rating
1 Rizzoli & Isles TNT 2.7
2 Major Crimes TNT 2.4
3 The O'Reilly Factor (Tuesday) FOXNC 2.4
4 Nascar: Sprint Cup/Watkins Glen USA 2.3
5 The O'Reilly Factor (Wednesday) FOXNC 2.3
6 The O'Reilly Factor (Monday) FOXNC 2.3
7 The Kelly File (Tuesday) FOXNC 2.2
8 WWE Raw (Mon., 8 p.m.) USA 2.1
9 WWE Raw (Mon., 9 p.m.) USA 2.0
10 The Haves and the Have Nots OWN 2.0
Source: The Nielsen Company. Television rating is based on 116.4 million households for live and same-day viewing of programs of at least 30 minutes duration.
DOMESTIC BOX OFFICE 2016Year-to-Date Through Sunday, Aug. 7
Rank Film Studio Gross (Millions)
1 Star Wars: The Force Awakens Buena Vista $936.7
2 Finding Dory* Buena Vista 473.9
3 Captain America: Civil War* Buena Vista 407.2
4 Deadpool Fox 363.1
5 The Jungle Book* Buena Vista 362.7
6 Zootopia Buena Vista 341.3
7 Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice Warner Bros. 330.4
8 The Secret Life of Pets* Universal 319.6
9 The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2 Lionsgate 281.7
10 The Martian Fox 228.4
Source: BoxOfficeMojo.com. Box office gross for films in theaters since Jan. 1; films marked with an asterisk are still in theaters.
DVD RENTALSWeek Ending Sunday, Aug. 7
Rank Film Days in Release Studio
1 Mother's Day 5 Universal
2 Criminal 12 Lionsgate
3 Meet the Blacks 5 Lionsgate
4 London Has Fallen 54 Universal
5 Kung Fu Panda 3 40 Fox/DreamWorks
6 Miracles From Heaven 26 Sony Pictures
7 The Trust 5 Lionsgate
8 Allegiant 26 Lionsgate/Summit
9 Zootopia 61 Disney
10 My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2 47 Universal
Source: Home Media Magazine.
MAGAZINE AUDIENCEJune 2016
Women's Health/Fitness
Rank Property Audience (Millions) Change
1 Women's Health 18.4 4.2%
2 Health 16.8 -7.7
3 Shape 15.4 24.6
4 Prevention 14.1 -4.8
5 Self 9.1 18.2
Men's Lifestyle/Fitness
Rank Property Audience (Millions) Change
1 Men's Health 18.9 15.1%
2 GQ 14.6 38.2
3 Men's Fitness 12.3 3.0
4 Esquire 12.0 40.9
5 Muscle & Fitness 9.6 5.4
Source: MPA - The Magazine Association. Total print and digital audience. Change is over June 2015.
DIGITAL SONGSWeek Ending Thursday, Aug. 4
Rank Title Artist Label
1 Closer The Chainsmokers Sony/Disrupter
2 Setting the World On Fire Kenny Chesney Blue Chair/BNA
3 Can't Stop the Feeling Justin Timberlake RCA
4 Cheap Thrills Sia Monkey Puzzle/RCA
5 Me Too Meghan Trainor Epic
6 Cold Water Major Lazer Mad Decent/Def Jam
7 Heathens twenty one pilots Fueled By Ramen
8 H.O.L.Y. Florida Georgia Line Big Machine
9 Ride twenty one pilots Fueled By Ramen
10 This Is What You Came For Calvin Harris Columbia
Source: Billboard.
MOST POPULAR YOU TUBERS
As of Tuesday, Aug. 9
Rank User Subscribers Views
1 Pew Die Pie 47,113,317 13,017,715,321
2 Justin Bieber-VEVO 23,547,451 12,104,005,451
3 Fun Toyz Collector 7,856,124 11,405,950,701
4 emi music 6,013,372 10,952,185,003
5 WWE 12,296,044 10,578,967,536
6 T-Series 11,495,979 9,889,365,578
7 Rihanna-VEVO 22,468,106 9,656,340,341
8 Get Movies 7,720,619 9,363,689,182
9 Taylor Swift-VEVO 19,806,554 9,354,847,311
10 Little Baby BumĀ® 7,337,909 8,808,353,592
Source: Social Blade. You Tubers ranked by views; statistics updated daily.
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