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James Hunter is right on time with ‘Minute by Minute’

James Hunter burst onto the scene a few years back with his late-’50s/early-’60s small-combo rhythm-and-blues sound, helped by the soul revival that Amy Winehouse and others were then precipitating. He was another overnight sensation who had actually been a working musician in his native England for 20 years before finally enjoying some wider success.

His 2006 breakthrough record, “People Gonna Talk,” was followed in short order by “The Hard Way” in 2008. But his latest — “Minute By Minute,” out next week — has been five years in coming.

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