Ropatt (aka Ron Patton) was born and raised in Michigan. While attending college, Ron decided to explore the possibilities of making songwriting a profession.
After graduating from college, Ron continued co-writing, recording songs with his twin brother, Arnold. They constantly promoted their demos to record labels and music publishers in the Detroit area.
In 1976, the Patton Brothers moved to Los Angeles. Shortly afterwards, they began writing songs for Holland-Dozier-Holland Productions in Hollywood.
In 1980, Ron co-founded Baywest Records, which was based in Northern California.
Ron recently has co written and produced music for various Artists including Elan Noelle, Amazon Envy, Jeff Carson, Antonia Marquee, Alan Johnson, Tenaj, Parthon and Dame and Dudes.