Adam Levine Is PEOPLE's Sexiest Man Alive: Fans React on Twitter

updated 11/19/2013 AT 10:35 PM EST

originally published 11/19/2013 AT 10:10 PM EST

The secret is out!

Adam Levine has been named PEOPLE's Sexiest Man Alive, and the big reveal came down Tuesday night on The Voice, where the ever-humble Maroon 5 frontman flashed a big grin while the audience roared with approval.

The shout-out caps a banner year for the 34-year-old rocker, who got engaged to model Behati Prinsloo, 24, in July.

"Thank you," a blushing Levine mouthed on the show as host Carson Daly made the announcement.

When Daly asked Levine how he felt, the rocker at first played coy, before finally relenting. "I feel ssssexy!" he quipped, letting loose a sly smile.

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Adam Levine and Blake Shelton hug it out

Daly, meanwhile, cheekily took dig at Levine's fellow coach Blake Shelton, cracking that Shelton missed out on the title this year.

Shelton, for his part, was game to play along, telling Levine that he's "beautiful for what's on the inside" and prompting the rocker to get up, give Shelton a big bromantic hug and plant a kiss on Shelton's forehead.

Immediately after the announcement, both celebs and fans lit up Twitter as they sounded off on the news. Here's what they had to say:

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