From the Pulse Sonic podcast, "Gemini 2011" available on iTunes or streaming via http://www.pulsesonic.net
"Best Thing I Never Had" is a song recorded by American recording artist Beyoncé Knowles for her fourth studio album, 4 (2011). It was released through Columbia Records as the second single from the album on June 1, 2011. "Best Thing I Never Had" was written by Kenneth "Babyface" Edmonds and Patrick "J. Que" Smith, while production was handled by Symbolyc One. An R&B-pop ballad, "Best Thing I Never Had" has lyrics about revenge and karma. Not wanting to end up broken-hearted, the female protagonist relates that she feels happy to have parted from her love interest who did not recognize the potential of leading a happy life besides her.