Case in point: the recent uproar surrounding her appearance in the video for her song Leeds United.
When news broke that Palmers record label objected to the state of her stomach, fans responded by flooding her blog and her label with photos of their own tummies as a show of support.
Every challenge I've faced with this record has ended up looking more like a blessing than a curse.
Credit, she says, goes to her legions of loyal friends and followers.
"I spent lots of time drawing flyers for events that never existed," Palmer says.