5 pages | PDF | 1.2 MBI Want Love by Elton John is a powerful and heartfelt ballad composed by Elton John and Bernie Taupin. It is set in diverse G major and E minor keys, and is 55 measures long. The song is a declaration of love, longing, and appreciation for a person's presence and love in one's life. It speaks to moments of loneliness and need, and how that love is able to provide solace and strength in difficult times. It is a beautifully crafted piece that is sure to touch the hearts of those who hear it.