MOSCOW, May 19 – RIA Novosti. The audience of the Eurovision: Europe Shine a Light show, which was broadcast on Channel One, in Russia amounted to two million, RIA Novosti was told in Mediascope.
The audience of the show “Eurovision: Europe Shine a Light” on Channel One was a little more than two million people. Broadcast rating – three percent, audience share – 11.7 percent, coverage – 9.5 percent.
Audience – The average number of people watching a television program. Rating – the average number of people who watched a television program, expressed as a percentage of the population (within the selected target audience). Audience share is the average number of people who watched a television program, expressed as a percentage of the entire television audience. Coverage – the number of people who watched a television program for at least one minute, expressed as a percentage of the population (within the selected target audience). The data are given for Russian cities with a population of more than 100 thousand people, the target audience is four +. Home and country views were taken into account.
The Eurovision Song Contest was supposed to be held from May 12 to May 16 in Rotterdam, however, due to the difficult epidemiological situation around the world, the show was canceled. As a result, instead of a full-fledged competition, the organizers decided to hold a music show, devoid of a competitive component and becoming a kind of celebration of songs that should represent their countries at the competition. It was planned that the Little Big band with the song Uno will go from Russia to Eurovision. At Eurovision: Europe Shine a Light, Little Big, like the other members, performed a short version of their hit.