Chris Nurthen sings the praises of the Bay Dale community of Annapolis. Image: Nathan Scarbrough, BN Photo and Video

VIDEO: Songwriter, Former Navy Football Player Records Tribute to Bay Dale Drive

A Memphis recording artist has penned a song featuring some familiar geography along the Annapolis waterfront. Former Navy football player Chris Nurthen wrote “Bay Dale” about a special neighborhood that became a haven for him to get away from the rigors of Naval Academy life. Cheryl Costello talks to Nurthen about what inspired the song. Watch below:

You can watch Chris Nurthen’s entire music video for “Bay Dale” here: youtube.com/watch?v=IBLwvPEvq9k