Following a big night for Raw, SmackDown's viewership increased as well over previous weeks.
ShowBuzzDaily reports that Tuesday's episode of SmackDown Live drew 2,143,000 viewers. This number is up from last week's 2,032,000 viewers. Through three episodes in January, SmackDown Live is averaging 2.08 million viewers. The Jan. 1 episode was a taped episode, though viewership numbers topped last week's live episode.
SmackDown pulled a 0.70 rating in the 18 to 49 demographic, down from last week's 0.72 rating. The show finished second among cable originals, losing out to Curse of Oak Island on the History Channel.
Top 5 Most Viewed SmackDown Live (1/15/19) Videos on YouTube
Mandy Rose welcomes Jimmy Uso to her hotel room (1.3 million views)
The Miz vs. Sheamus (695,000 views)
AJ Styles drives Daniel Bryan through a concession table (573,000 views)
Becky Lynch downs Heavy Machinery's epic protein shake (546,000 views)
Becky Lynch vs. Peyton Royce (334,000 views)