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Verse 1
Yo puedo ofrecerte una vida muy interesante
I can offer you a very interesting life
Pero depende para ti qué es interesante
But it depends for you what is interesting
Si estás pensando en discotecas, carros y diamantes
If you're thinking about nightclubs, cars, and diamonds
Entonces puede que pa' ti sea insignificante
Then it may be insignificant to you
Prechorus 1
No es vida de rico
It's not a life of a rich man
Or: It's not a rich life
Pero se pasa bien rico
But it's a good time
Y si en la casa no alcanza pa'l aire
And if in the house we can't afford air conditioning
This line means he can not provide enough so as to have air conditioning in the house. The expression 'no alcanza' is sometimes used to say 'there isn't enough money for something'. 'El aire' is a reference to 'aire acondicionado'.
Te pongo abanico
I'll give you a fan
Chorus 1
Yo no tengo pa' darte ni un peso
I don't have to give you even a peso
The 'peso' is the basic monetary unit of several Latin American countries
Pero sí puedo darte mis besos
But yes I can give you my kisses
Pa' sacarte yo tengo poquito
To take you out I have little
Pero es gratis bailar pegadito
But it's free to dance closely
Yo no tengo pa' abrirte champaña
I don't have champagne to open for you
Pero sí cervecita en la playa
But yes beer on the beach
Or: But I do have beer on the beach
Aunque es poco lo que yo te ofrezco, con orgullo
Although it's little what I offer you, with pride
Todo lo que tengo es tuyo
Everything that I have is yours
Verse 2
Sería mentira decir que ahora mismo
It would be a lie to say that right now
Puedo darte el viaje que tú te mereces
I can give you the trip that you deserve
No será Europa, pero el sol cayendo
It won't be Europe, but the sun falling
Or: It won't be Europe, but the sun setting
Desde mi balcón medio se le parece
From my middle balcony looks like it
Y yo que tú no me acostumbraría
And if I were you I wouldn't get used to it
'Yo que tú' means 'If I were you'
A estar aquí en estas cuatro paredes
To be here inside these four walls
Haría todo por comprarte un día
I'd do everything to buy you one day
Casa con piscina si Diosito quiere
A house with a pool if God wants
Or: A house with a pool God willing
Chorus 2
Yo no tengo pa' darte ni un peso
I don't have to give you even a peso
Pero sí puedo darte mis besos
But yes I can give you my kisses
Pa' sacarte yo tengo poquito
To take you out I have little
Pero es gratis bailar pegadito
But it's free to dance closely
Yo no tengo pa' abrirte champaña
I don't have champagne to open for you
Pero sí cervecita en la playa
But yes beer on the beach
Aunque es poco lo que yo te ofrezco, con orgullo
Although it's little what I offer you, with pride
Todo lo que tengo es tuyo
Everything that I have is yours
Aunque no es mucho
Although it's not much
Es tuyo, tuyo, tuyo
It's yours, yours, yours
Prechorus 3
No es vida de rico
It's not a life of a rich man
Pero se pasa bien rico
But it's a good time
Y si en la casa no alcanza pa'l aire
And if in the house we can't afford air conditioning
Te pongo abanico
I'll give you a fan
Chorus 3
Yo no tengo pa' darte ni un peso
I don't have to give you even a peso
Pero sí puedo darte mis besos
But yes I can give you my kisses
Pa' sacarte yo tengo poquito
To take you out I have little
Pero es gratis bailar pegadito
But it's free to dance closely
Yo no tengo pa' abrirte champaña
I don't have champagne to open for you
Pero sí cervecita en la playa
But yes beer on the beach
Aunque es poco lo que yo te ofrezco, con orgullo
Although it's little what I offer you, with pride
Todo lo que tengo es tuyo
Everything that I have is yours
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