The Roots are essentially the hip hop band. Widely known for their explosive live performances, The Roots landed the gig of the house band for Late Night With Jimmy Fallon.

Jim James is chiefly known as the frontman for pop rock band My Morning Jacket, as well as for his work on numerous indie rock albums.

This summer, The Roots and Jim James Present State Of The Union, a night of collaborative performances, for theCelebrate Brooklyn kick off at the Prospect Park Bandshell.

Jim James takes the stage in Brooklyn on June 18th following the release of his Regions of Light and Sound of God LP, not to mention a groundbreaking performance with The Roots on Jimmy Fallon. In somewhat of a reprise of their Fallon performance, Jim James and The Roots will again be performing with a full band.

Who: The Roots And Jim James Present "State Of The Union"

When: Tuesday June 18th, 2013

Where: Prospect Park Bandshell at 9th Street

Time: 6:00PM

Cost: $41

Tickets Available: Ticketmaster

How To Enter: Follow @HipHopDX @TheRoots & @JimJames on Twitter and tweet them the hashtag #DXUNION

Deadline is 2013-06-16