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Ivan Cornejo
LF Content Team | Updated on 11 February 2023
Learning Spanish with Ivan Cornejo's music is a great way to learn! It is fun, engaging, and includes a cultural aspect that is often missing from other language learning methods. So music and song lyrics are a great way to supplement your learning and stay motivated to keep learning Spanish!
Below are 5 song recommendations by Ivan Cornejo to get you started learning Spanish! We have full lyric translations and lessons for each of the songs recommended below, so check out all of our resources. We hope you enjoy learning Spanish with Ivan Cornejo!
Ivan Cornejo (born in 2004 in Riverside, California), is an American regional Mexican music singer-songwriter. Cornejo endured a breakup in middle school that provided inspiration for songwriting. He taught himself how to play the guitar by watching tutorials on YouTube. His single "Está Dañada", went viral on TikTok in September 2021. His second studio album Dañado, debuted and peaked at number one on the Regional Mexican Albums chart in the week ending June 18, 2022. The album sold 8,000 album-equivalent units, with 11.9 million on-demand streams of the album's songs, while it peaked at number four on the Top Latin Albums chart.
1 Ya Te Perdí (I Already Lost You)
2 Tatuajes (Tattoos)
3 La Última Vez (The Last Time)
4 ¡Corre! (Run!)
5 Está Dañada (She's Hurt)
Ya Te Perdí (I Already Lost You)
Desde que me abandonaste
Ya nada es igual
Ya no soy el mismo de antes
No sé cómo aceptar
Since you abandoned me
Nothing is the same anymore
I'm not the same as before
I don't know how to accept
Ya Te Perdí by Ivan Cornejo is a song about the pain of losing someone you love. The lyrics tell the story of a man who has been abandoned by his partner and is struggling to accept the new reality. He reflects on how his weekends no longer feel the same without her, and how he realizes that her love was only temporary. He expresses his regret for not seeing the signs that she was leaving, and his longing for her to return. The song ultimately conveys the sadness of losing someone and the pain of knowing that they have moved on.
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Tatuajes (Tattoos)
Hoy me levanté llorando
Tuve un sueño especial
Que eras mía en verdad
No importa dónde estoy
Today I got up crying
I had a special dream
That you were really mine
It doesn't matter where I am
In the song Tatuajes by Ivan Cornejo, the narrator expresses his feelings of jealousy and regret over a lost love. He reflects on the fact that his former partner is now with someone else, and he is unable to do anything about it. He expresses his sadness and longing for her, but he also feels like she will never forget him. He also expresses his jealousy of her tattoos which get to touch her, and the other person who gets to give her flowers. Despite his pain, he wishes her well.
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La Última Vez (The Last Time)
Me enamoré
De una mujer
Me enamoré de una mujer
Que en verdad es peligrosa
I fell in love
With a woman
I fell in love with a woman
Who really is dangerous
In La Última Vez by Ivan Cornejo, the narrator reflects on the love he had for a woman who was dangerous yet captivating. He remembers the last time he looked at her, feeling butterflies, and the last time he kissed her, feeling content. He realizes that it will not be easy to forget her, and though he wishes her the best, he knows that it will not be with him. He remembers the way she used to kiss him and dance with him, and how he wanted to make her happy and see her smile. He knows that he will miss her for the rest of his life.
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¡Corre! (Run!)
Me miras diferente
Me abrazas y no siento tu calor
Te digo lo que siento
Me interrumpes y terminas la oración
You look at me differently
You hug me and I don't feel your warmth
I tell you what I feel
You interrupt me and finish the sentence
Ivan Cornejo's "Corre!" is a song about saying goodbye to a relationship. The singer realizes that the relationship is over and that he no longer feels the same warmth. He tells her to leave, to take whatever she wants, but not to expect tears from him. The singer has lived this scene many times before and knows that it is better for both of them if she leaves. The song is an invitation to let go of the past and move on.
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Está Dañada (She's Hurt)
Está dañada del amor
No siente ningún dolor
Su felicidad terminó
Su esperanza desapareció
She's hurt from love
She doesn't feel any pain
Her happiness ended
Her hope disappeared
Ivan Cornejo's song Está Dañada is a heartfelt ballad about a woman who has been hurt by love and has lost her faith in it. The lyrics describe her sadness and loneliness, but also her resilience and strength as she continues to find joy in dancing with her friends and singing the song they used to share. Despite her pain, she still finds beauty in the world and hope in her own resilience.
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We have more songs with translations on our website and mobile app. You can find the links to the website and our mobile app below. We hope you enjoy learning Spanish with music!