CMT's Male Video of the Year Winner opens up about his favorite part of the show
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Luke Bryan took home the Male Video of the Year Award for “Play it Again” at the CMT Awards on Wednesday night.

PEOPLE caught up with the winner to find out his top three favorite things about CMA Fest, right before the country star proudly posed with – and smooched! – his new hardware.

“CMT does a great job to bring in so many cameos and amazing stars … And [the awards are] in the heart of Nashville during CMA Music Fest, so you have the best of the best hardcore fans in town,” Bryan told PEOPLE upon his win.

As for his plans to celebrate his latest award? “All of my people are working, and they can get me plenty of alcohol!”