WWE SmackDown's overnight viewership dropped below 2 million following the April 30 episode.
According to overnight numbers released by Showbuzz Daily, the April 30 episode of SmackDown averaged 1.923 million viewers, down from the 2.042 million viewers the April 23 episode averaged.
In the 18-49 demographic, the show averaged a 0.5 rating. WWE SmackDown tied for the top spot with the first hour of the NFL Draft. The show also drew a 0.6 rating in the 25-54 demographic, trailing Blue Bloods, Magnum P.I., MacGyver, and hour one of the NFL Draft.
Hour 1: 1.875 million viewers, 0.5 rating in the 18-49 demographic
Hour 2: 1.971 million viewers, 0.5 rating in the 18-49 demographic
Top 5 Most Viewed WWE SmackDown (4/30/21) Videos On YouTube:
Roman Reigns' new entrance: (857,516 views)
Daniel Bryan vs. Roman Reigns: Universal Title Match: (730,671 views)
Roman Reigns delivers the Con-Chair-To to a conquered Daniel Bryan: (666,072 views)
Six-Person Mixed Tag Team Match: (302,820 views)
Big E vs. Apollo Crews – Intercontinental Title Match: (295,691 views)
For a full breakdown of viewership numbers from various wrestling programs, check out Fightful's resources page.