Rather, he said, it's a record that genuinely reflects his life at this point in time.
"I was going through a divorce and turned 30 years old," Shelton said, "and I finally started living the life that I'd been singing about for so long ... A lot of country stereotypes. A lot of drinking. A lot of breaking up, heartache ...
"This album is more me than anything else I've done, which is kind of where we came up with 'Pure BS.'"
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