In the words of one of Sunday night’s winners, Lizzo: It’s “about damn time!“
The 2023 Grammy Awards nabbed more than 12.4 million viewers, a 30% increase from last year’s ceremony and the largest audience since 2020, according to time zone-adjusted Nielsen ratings.
The show, the most-watched program of the night, also reached the largest livestream audience in history on Paramount+ and other CBS platforms, a 33% increase from 2022.
Sunday night’s awards were full of historical landmarks — including Beyoncé’s history-making milestone for taking home the largest number of Grammy Awards ever, with 32 total, and Kim Petras becoming the first transgender woman to win in the Best Pop Duo/Group Performance category for her hit “Unholy” with Sam Smith.
Grammys 2023 ratings are in — and they broke a 3-year record