Wildest One-Liners from the CMTs
"It's a fun airline to fly for: keg stands, tequila shots before we've even left the ground."
– Dierks Bentley, dressed as the pilot from his video for "Drunk on a Plane"
"While we do enjoy the sausage fest that is the country charts these days, I'm personally also proud that CMT has invited a woman to host the show alone."
– Kristen Bell, declaring this year's awards to be a ladies' night
"I've got to buy Luke a very expensive dinner."
– Blake Shelton, winning the award for male video of the year over Luke Bryan
"Actually we're in the swimsuit competition, so it's gonna get weird, but we're excited about being there."
– Tyler Hubbard of Florida Georgia Line, about performing at the Miss USA pageant on June 8
"What can I say about the amazing men nominated in this category except wow … and meow."
– Kate Walsh, presenting best male video of the year
"I am Jason Aldean … back from the dead!"
– Tom Arnold, pretending to be a hologram on stage
"It's called vodka."
– Kacey Musgraves, joking about her CMT Music Awards pre-show ritual