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Verse 1
Me dijeron en la calle
They told me in the street
Que por mí tú andas preguntando
That you're going around asking for me
Yo no sé que te dijeron
I don't know what they told you
Pero amores yo no ando buscando
But I'm not going around looking for love
Ando suelta, yo no necesito ni siquiera tu billetera
I'm free, I don't even need your wallet
In Latin America, wallet is usually 'la billetera'. In Spain: 'la cartera'
Mucho menos algún tipo como tú que me mantenga
Much less some guy like you to maintain me
'Mantenga' is the present tense third person subjunctive conjugation of mantener, meaning 'to maintain'
Deja ya tu jueguito
Stop your little game already
Tú no me enamoras
You won't make me fall in love
Yo no necesito un hombre que me joda
I don't need a man who will screw me
Yo compro mis cosas
I buy my things
Tú no me controlas
You don't control me
De estar contigo, yo mejor me quedo sola
Rather than with you, I better stay alone
Chorus 1
Yo no te lavo los trastes
I don't wash the dishes for you
Tampoco plancho tu ropa
Nor do I iron your clothes
Si es lo que estás buscando
If that's what you're looking for
Entonces ve a buscarlo en otra
Then go look for it in someone else
The 'lo' in 've a buscar[lo]' (the direct object in the sentence) refers to what he is looking for (someone willing to wash dishes, iron his clothes, etc)
Tampoco sé cocinarte
Nor do I know how to cook for you
Pero sí sé darte amor
But yes I know how to give you love
'Sí' in this context is given for emphasis, as in 'But I do know how to give you love'.
Si lo que quieres es que esté encerrada
If what you want is that I be trapped
Or: If you want me to be trapped / If what you want is that I be shut in
Entonces no
Then no
La respuesta a tu pregunta es no
The answer to your question is no
Que no, que no, que no y no
No, no, no and no
La respuesta a tu pregunta es no
The answer to your question is no
Que no, que no, que no y no
No, no, no and no
Verse 2
Tranquila mami, que yo estoy claro
Calm babe, because I'm clear
Or: Calm down babe, because I understand
Haz tus cosas que yo me lavo mi carro
Do your things because I wash my car
Sé lo que sientes y no le doy mente
I know how you feel and I don't mind
'Dar mente' is Latin American expression meaning 'give something a lot of thought/think about it carefully'
Yo estoy buscando una mujer independiente
I'm looking for an independent woman
Siempre quise alguien como tú
I always wanted someone like you
Que tenga funda y que le sobre la actitud
Who has a shield and who has the attitude
Si estás buscándote algún hombre que no joda
If you're looking for a man who doesn't screw you
Eso no existe, te vas a quedar sola
That doesn’t exist, you're going to stay alone
Chorus 2
Yo no te lavo los trastes
I don't wash the dishes for you
Tampoco plancho tu ropa
Nor do I iron your clothes
Si es lo que estás buscando
If that's what you're looking for
Entonces ve a buscarlo en otra
Then go look for it in someone else
Tampoco sé cocinarte
Nor do I know how to cook for you
Pero sí sé darte amor
But yes I know how to give you love
Or: But yes, I do know how to give you love
Si lo que quieres es que esté encerrada
If what you want is that I be trapped
Entonces no, oh
Then no
La respuesta a tu pregunta es no
The answer to your question is no
Que no, que no, que no y no
No, no, no and no
La respuesta a tu pregunta es no
The answer to your question is no
Que no, que no, que no y no
No, no, no and no
La respuesta a tu pregunta es no
The answer to your question is no
Que no, que no, que no y no
No, no, no and no
La respuesta a tu pregunta es no
The answer to your question is no
Que no, que no, que no y no
No, no, no and no
Verse 3
Hace tiempo me lo presentía
For a while I sensed
Or: For a while I had a feeling
Que tú me querías
That you wanted me
Or: That you loved me. 'Querer' can also mean 'to love'.
Y las intenciones que tenías
And the intentions that you had
Que porque mi cama estaba fría
That because my bed was cold
Por eso tú creías
Because of that you thought
Que este premio te lo merecías
That you deserved this reward
Perdona baby si es que tanto yo te insisto
Sorry baby if I insist so much
Pero es que tienes un bote
But it's that you have a booty
Que me trae loco, loquito
That makes me crazy, crazy
Or: That drives me crazy, crazy
Dejo a todas en la espera
I leave everyone waiting
Yo tranquilo te lo admito
I calmly admit it to you
Que puedes tratarme mal
That you can treat me badly
Si al final me das un besito
If in the end you give me a little kiss
La respuesta a tu pregunta es no
The answer to your question is no
Que no, que no, que no y no
No, no, no and no
La respuesta a tu pregunta es no
The answer to your question is no
Que no, que no, que no y no
No, no, no and no
Siempre insisto pero dice no
I always insist but she says no
Que no, que no, que no, que no
No, no, no, no