Living Next Door to Alice

original song written and composed by Chinn & Chapman; originally recorded by New World and released in 1972

"Living Next Door to Alice" is a 1972 song co-written by Nicky Chinn and Mike Chapman. It was originally released as a single by Australian band New World and went to number 35 in Australia. It was made famous by British band Smokie in 1976 for their third studio album Midnight Café. It went to number 1 in Germany, Switzerland, Austria, Ireland, the Netherlands and Norway.

"Living Next Door to Alice"
Single by New World
B-side"Something to Say"
ReleasedNovember 1972
GenrePop, folk
Songwriter(s)Nicky Chinn, Mike Chapman
New World singles chronology
"Sister Jane"
"Living Next Door to Alice"
"Rooftop Singing"