About Donnie Laces: Nivan Teng a.k.a. Donnie Laces is a musician/song writer from Falls Church, Virginia. With "Worth the Weight" as his debut album, its a host to 13 tracks of pure Hip Hop. Donnie has also released singles under his associates banner, The VAviators. A duo production team that also calls the DMV their home. As a firm supporter of the DMV and it's culture, Donnie has always represented his city full heartedly, both with his music and his lifestyle. Known for his manipulation of words, naturally, he started out with freestyles which later progressed to composing original pieces of music. While going back and forth between his craft and trying to earn money, several major setbacks hindered him, which in turn affected his career as a musician. However, with the past in his rear view mirror, Donnie Laces is finally able to propel his voice to the world. After hearing his work, you will know that it truly was "Worth the Weight".