Mario "Canon" Taylor, is an upcoming music artist from Springfield, Ill. Mario began working on music at the tender age of 11. He made many appearances in the local newspaper for his talents; he was recognized for his musical alongside with his sports talent. In 2010 Canon released an official underground mixtape titled "King of the Instrumentals Vol. 1" in his hometown which was an immediate success. Next he followed up with a second mixtape which he collaborated with a local DJ named DJ Xklusive on “No Dayz Off” again gaining more recognition in his hometown. Mario has hosted several hundred events and parties and has become a local celebrity in his home area of Springfield, IL. Mario now is still pursuing his music dreams and has another mixtape titled "Star Power" he still has a growing buzz and is looking to expand his music with the help of TwoFifty Inc & Musical Asylum. Now heading into the realm with the new KEEP IT 200 app Canon and TwoFifty (Samuel Johnson) will take their careers to the next level.