On Monday night, the MTV Video Music Awards attempted to appeal to the growing Hispanic demographic in the U.S.

MTV tapped Hispanic rapper Cardi B to open the 2018 Video Music Awards at Radio City Music Hall in New York City on Monday night.

But the show’s TV ratings fell far short of 2017’s previous record-low audience.

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Tom Brady sits dejected during Super Bowl LII

Sunday’s Super Bowl is the lowest rated since Super Bowl XLIV in 2010. Football fans tuned out in droves rather than watch the Philadelphia Eagles win their first Vince Lombardi trophy in the team’s history.

The Eagles upset Tom Brady and the New England Patriots by a score of 41-33 at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis.

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Yara Shahidi

ABC’s Black-ish spin-off, Grown-ish, debuted to low ratings on Freeform, ABC’s Family Network, on Wednesday. Freeform aired 2 episodes of Grown-ish, starring Yara Shahidi and Francia Raisa, as college students trying to make their way in the world.

The new series drew low ratings despite heavy marketing and promotion on major network talk shows and popular social media platforms.

Grown-ish follows 17-year-old Zoey Johnson (Shahidi) as she leaves home and heads off to college where she and other millennials party, chase boys, talk politics, and tackle social justice issues.

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Xscape Still Kickin

The ratings are in for Bravo’s new reality TV series “Xscape: Still Kickin’ It”, which premiered on Sunday, Nov. 5.

The series follows group members Tamika Scott, 41, Kandi Burruss, 41, LaTocha Scott, 44, and Tameka Harris, 42, as they go on tour after splitting up 18 years ago.

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The Get Down

Netflix has cancelled the second season of its urban musical The Get Down after numerous production delays and lack of cohesion among the showrunner and writing staff.

The Get Down, which chronicled the emergence of hip hop as disco’s lights faded to black, was the only Netflix original series be canceled after only one season.

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Bruce Jenner Diane Sawyer

ABC’s much-hyped Bruce “Caitlyn” Jenner reunion interview with Diane Sawyer saw a ratings decline on Friday.

The first 20/20 interview between Jenner and Sawyer in 2015 (when Jenner came out as a cross-dresser) garnered 17.1 million viewers. But Friday’s 20/20 special didn’t even come close.

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