A one off special of Best Singers premieres in France
Stars Au Grand Air, the French adaptation of FTV's format Best Singers aired on TF1 on Friday Jan 10th.
1.4m, a 19% share (4+) tuned into watch the show which followed 4 top singers come together over a weekend to perform their rivals' most-loved hits.
This compares to a slot average of 21%/ 1.7m viewers. The show performed well for the commercial key demo Housewives 50 audience, attracting a 31% share (versus 29% average).
First produced by FTV Productions for TROS/NED3 in Holland where it became a huge hit and quickly moved to a primetime slot, Best Singers has continued to capture the public's imagination. The format has also aired in Sweden where it has averaged a 49% audience share. In Norway, a participant's cover version of a popular Norwegian song shot straight to the top of the iTunes chart.