“Best Thing I Never Had” Original Version
One of the songwriters of Beyonce’s new single, “Best Thing I Never Had,” Patrick “j.Que” Smith posted the original version of the song on his website TheSuperRandom.com. The lyrics are the same, but the beat is more uptempo than the version that was released.
Beyonce – “Best Thing I Never Had,” (Original Version)
This is what Smith said about the song:
“I’m both thrilled & grateful that #TeamBey decided to make our song the single and it sounds awesome… But, this is what the song sounded like when we wrote it,” Smith said on The Super Random. “I like this version… Mostly because it’s not a ballad.”