Steffans worked at a strip club when she was 17, but she got the position by lying so that people thought she was 21.She met old school rapper Kool G Rap when she was 17 and he was 27.In 2006, Karinne Steffans released her autobiography, which was a cautionary tale about how she was an abused and neglected youth who succumbed to the glamour of the hip hop world and lost herself in the process.
Steffans stated that she began her relationship with Vin Diesel while they were filming the movie A Man Apart.
She wrote, "Here was this beautiful man with an amazing body, blessed with an enviable eight-pack and an even more enviable sizable penis.
Steffans also shared that after the first sexcapade she had with him in Los Angeles, she recited lines to him from a Jadakiss song: "Got a chick named Super-head/She give super head." Soon Superhead became the nickname for Steffans that she and Ja Rule shared.
Little did she know that their pet name would soon spread throughout the hip hop community.
At the start of Steffans relationship with Shaq, the basketball player was very upfront with the terms.
""I won't be able to come see you a lot, so I'll just write you checks to keep you happy,"" he said." Steffans continued by stating that: "He was charmingly self-effacing about his sexual prowess and wanted to reduce my expectations…I laughed, thinking it was a joke." She later went on to say that "Although one might have "bigger" expectations, for a man who stands over seven feet tall…was nothing to complain about." Although she did write that he sweated so much during sex that she once had to turn over the mattress so that she would have a dry place to sleep.His body was perfect, and the way he made love was slow and sensual and thoughtful." She stated that his personality was "straight-laced" and "fun," and that he represented a life that was very different from the wild one she was living.Things cooled between them when he did The Fast and The Furious and XXX and his career took off.Although she was explicit about their trysts, she did not out Papa until years later where she revealed that Papa was rapper, Method Man.About rapper Ice-T, Steffans writes, "We spent a lot of time at his office in Hollywood, where he had a "pimp room." The office was on the top floor of the building and it overlooked the city."We saw our favorite movies, like Big Momma's House…three or four times and enjoyed them each time as if it were the first time." However, Steffans knew that their young love wouldn't last once Ray J learned of her reputation and lifestyle so she broke up with him.