7 Pop Music Remakes That Never Should've Happened

Bon Jovi's "Prayer '94," Vanilla Ice's "Too Cold" and other updates that no one asked for

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Cyndi Lauper, "Hey Now (Girls Just Want to Have Fun)"

On her 1994 best-of, the excellently named Twelve Deadly Cyns ... and Then Some, Cyndi Lauper included two versions of her massive 1983 hit "Girls Just Want to Have Fun." There was the classic, of course, but it appeared alongside "Hey Now (Girls Just Want to Have Fun)," a newly recorded version that added a splash of reggae and two words. (In case you couldn't guess, those words were "hey now.") In a nod to her increasing interest in the world of LGBTQ rights, the new video featured a fun cast of drag performers, but even they couldn't save the slightly slowed, far-less-fun version of the song.

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