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The Pyramids Songfacts says: This two-part 10-minute R&B odyssey finds Ocean singing of both ancient Egypt and the present day. The song begins with a dream of the ancient Egyptian pharaoh Cleopatra and her ultimate betrayal. It switches to another doomed romance between theprotagonist pimp and his lonely strip club worker girl, whom he calls Cleopatra. She lives in a sleazy room and works at club called The Pyramid. By the end of the song, the protagonist comes to a… read more

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Set the cheetahs on the loose
There's a thief out on the move
Underneath our legion's view
They have taken Cleopatra

Frank Ocean - Pyramids Lyrics

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  • This song is better than most artists' entire albums. [10]
  • my fave forever
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  • This song is better than most artists' entire albums. [9]
  • This song is better than most artists' entire albums. [8]
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