Alice Cooper may have been born Vincent Furnier, but if you look at his license, it will say Alice Cooper. That’s because the legendary singer legally changed his name in 1975.
However there are two people in the world who refuse to call him Alice. His mother and Keith Richards.
Speaking to Syracuse.com, Cooper says the Rolling Stones guitarist will use any name but his legal one.
“He’ll call me Vinny. ‘Vinny! How’re ya doing, Vinny!’ It’s one of those things. He would never call me Alice.”
Besides Richards and his mother, Groucho Marx wouldn’t call him Alice either, instead opting to call him “Coop.”