They are two of the most iconic musicians of all time, so it comes as little surprise that Alice Cooper and Elton John would live in close proximity to each other. Little did we know that the pair actually lived next door to each other in Los Angeles.

But, there’s more to this story than meets the eye!

“I happened to be at my manager’s house in Beverly Hills and I was sitting there watching TV and there’s Elton and he says, ‘I smelt the smoke first, he’s my next door neighbour!’ and all of a sudden they show my house burning down,” he told Jonesy & Amanda.

Yes, Elton John was the first person to call the fire brigade when he discovered Alice Cooper’s house alight.

Thankfully, nobody was hurt.

“Having Elton John as a neighbour, you know, I used to go next door to borrow a couple of diamonds,” he joked.

Click ‘PLAY’ below to hear our full interview with the legendary Alice Cooper: