WWE SmackDown's overnight viewership jumped above 2 million following the May 7 Throwback episode.
According to overnight numbers released by Showbuzz Daily, the May 7 episode of SmackDown averaged 2.157 million viewers, up from the 1.923 million viewers the April 30 episode averaged.
In the 18-49 demographic, the show averaged a 0.6 rating which was tops for the night. The show also drew a 0.7 rating in the 25-54 demographic, trailing only Shark Tank.
Hour 1: 2.147 million viewers, 0.6 rating in the 18-49 demographic
Hour 2: 2.166 million viewers, 0.6 rating in the 18-49 demographic
Top 5 Most Viewed WWE SmackDown (5/7/21) Videos On YouTube:
Jimmy Uso must decide whether he stands with Roman Reigns or against him: (794,922 views)
Cesaro vs. Seth Rollins: (496,140 views)
Teddy Long adds a stipulation to Cesaro’s match against Seth Rollins: (336,043 views)
Dominik Mysterio vs. Dolph Ziggler: (270,498 views)
Tamina vs. Reginald: (266,570 views)
For a full breakdown of viewership numbers from various wrestling programs, check out Fightful's resources page.