Jay Chou: Failure at Love / 愛情廢柴 – English Translation

愛情廢柴 is about a lonely Christmas for a singer [surprise!] who’s recently broken up with his girlfriend [big surprise!]. There is quite a bit of wordplay in the song, which I’ve tried to explain as far as possible.

Read on for both non-literal and literal translations~

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Jay Chou: A Little Bit / 一點點 (English Translation)

「一點點」 is a nice little song from Jay’s last album, and isn’t too hard to learn – the lyrics are pretty colloquial. It’s about a guy who never paid any attention to his girlfriend, who eventually left him. (Who should we feel sorry for more?)

Non-literal translation, with notes for bits that are very non-literal, below.

幾次爭辯 幾次的失眠
A few arguments, a few sleepless nights

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