Hall of Fame Induction 
Video below of Dianne shown during Gala Awards Dinner on Sept 12, 2015 prior to her receiving her CCMA award.

​​Tributes to Dianne upon her induction into the Canadian Country Music Hall of Fame


Please pass along my congratulations to Ms. Leigh on her well deserved induction! What an exciting moment for her and for her family!

- Paul Brandt


Congratulations Dianne. It is artists like yourself who paved the way for the rest of us and I am so happy to see you being acknowledged by this award. Welcome to The Canadian Country Music Hall of Fame.

- Michelle Wright


Hi Dianne,

It is your friend Carroll Baker from long ago. I am so thrilled about your induction into the Canadian Country Music Hall of Fame.. It is certainly long overdue, but it has finally happened and no one is more deserving than you.

- Carroll Baker


Dear Dianne, Congratulations on your upcoming induction into the Canadian Country Music Hall of Fame. Thank you for helping forge a trail for the rest of us to follow. We are grateful. Enjoy your moment and your day

- XO  Anne Murray


Good afternoon Dianne, it been a very long time. I heard about your upcoming induction into the Hall of Fame and wanted to send you a personal message of congratulations. You deserve it my friend

- Roy L. Clark 


Hi Dianne, Congratulations on your induction into the Canadian Country Music Hall of Fame. Most deserving! I want to personally thank you for recording my songs, beginning with The Shadows of your Heart in 1964, one of my all-time favorite recordings of my songs. Congratulations kiddo! Ill be cheering you on as you accept your award. Your friend and fan

- Ray Griff


Dianne, congratulations on being inducted into the CCMA Hall of Fame. Its an honor you truly deserve and its nice to see the academy recognize you with this induction. All the best to you Dianne and your family

- Ronnie Prophet, Branson MO


I wanted to send a note and extend my congratulations Dianne for being inducted into the Canadian Country Music Hall of Fame. This is a very deserved honor

- Dolly Parton


Hello Dianne! Congratulations on your induction into the CCMA Hall of Fame. A huge congratulations. I look forward to seeing you when we get to Halifax. Until then, God Bless, congratulations and a big kiss!

- Johnny Reid



Dianne walking the Green Carpet into Scotia Bank Centre prior to the 2015 CCMA awards show


"It is truly an honour to recognize these exceptional women who has paved the way for females  in the Canadian country music industry today." Whether on the stage or behind the scenes, both Dianne Leigh and Elizabeth "Ma" Henning" were leaders, trailblazers and forces to be reckoned with." "The Hall of Fame Electors Committee could not have done a better job at selecting our inspirational inductees this year."

-Don Green, President CCMA


        

CCMA Country Stars Love Halifax

Click arrow below to see Dianne backstage at the ScotiaBank Centre in Halifax. Scroll to 0:44.



Halifax 2015


Dianne was invited to Country Music Week in Halifax on Sept 10, 2015 by the CCCMA to be inducted into the Canadian Country Music Hall of Fame in the Artist category. Elizabeth "Ma" Henning was also inducted in the Builders category

        

Dianne Leigh

CCMA John Deere Green Carpet Halifax 2015
Click on arrow below and scroll to minute 12:06 to see Dianne's Green Carpet interview prior to the CCMA show

2015 CCMA Awards

Dianne sitting with past Hall of Fame inductees during the private Hall of Fame reception

Dianne presenting Top Male Artist award to Gord Bamford with Jess Moskaluke at 2015 CCMA Awards in Halifax.