New York, NY – February 12, 2019 – BET’s “AMERICAN SOUL” hit a high note in the ratings on its premiere night, grossing 3.8MM Total Viewers P2+ during debut night across premiere and encore telecasts (simulcast across BET, BET Her, TV Land on 2/5/19)*.
The night grossed 1.3MM viewers in the key P18-49 demo as well.* “AMERICAN SOUL” also ruled the social-arena as the #1 most social cable primetime program on Facebook on its premiere night on Tuesday, February 5 (excluding sports).**
The double-episode premiere telecast aired Tuesday, February 5, 2019 9pm – 11pm ET; directly followed by an encore 11pm – 1am ET. New Episodes of “AMERICAN SOUL” air Tuesdays at 9 PM ET/PT on BET.
Tonight, the series is followed by the Network premiere of new original series “BOOMERANG” at 10 PM ET/PT. The half-hour subversive, smart, serialized comedy, fueled by romance, friendship, gender politics, love and of course, sex is executive produced by Lena Waithe and Halle Berry.