Hear Katy Perry’s Sax-Less ‘Friday Night Remix,’ Featuring Missy Elliott


In the hopes of pushing her fifth Teenage Dream single to No. 1 (and tying Michael Jackson's record), Perry has made the extraordinarily controversial decision to remove the sax solo from "T.G.I.F.," replacing it with a synth-y breakdown and a verse from Missy Elliott. Vulture feels lost and confused by this abandonment of the Summer of Sax (but the song's still pretty catchy).