Nikki Thomas

Monday – Friday (2pm – 7pm)

NIKKI THOMAS has been a part of the KBLX family for over 15 years!

She is your host of SOUL SCHOOL SUNDAYS, 2-7pm–classic soul from the 60s, 70s, and 80s–AND the “What’s Trending” report with the Dream Team weekday mornings.

A dynamic motivational speaker, Host/Emcee, AND certified yoga instructor, Nikki uses her unique combination of skills and talents to Heal, Motivate, and Empower our communities.

Born, in New Orleans, LA, Nikki started her radio career in 1992. Since then, she’s been heard in Buffalo, NY, Boston, MA, and finally, the San Francisco Bay Area.

Highly visible in the Bay Area community, Nikki has partnered with several local organizations, including Black Girls Code, Impact HUB Oakland, Outdoor Afro and the City of Oakland.

She has taught her SOUL YOGA classes at Steve Harvey’s Neighborhood Awards in Atlanta, aboard the Smooth Jazz Cruise, at Brian Culbertson’s Napa Valley Jazz Getaway, and at W Hotel San Francisco to name a few.

As a host, she’s opened for Iyanla Vanzant, Steve Harvey, and Les Brown. Her legendary interviews include Danny Glover, Janelle Monet, Tamar Braxton, Jamie Foxx, Sidney Poitier, and Dick Gregory, too name just a few!

Nikki is also the creator of SOUL POWER Academy–an online business and branding school.

She’s an Aquarius, an 80s kid, and can be easily spotted because of that HAIR!

Follow her everywhere on social media: @NikkiThomasTV

Simply The Best Old School Mix at 5:25pm Monday – Friday is presented by Mancini’s Sleepworld.

Listen Up Bay Area Interview with Armand: SPEEDCO

Joseph Simmons, Founding CEO of SPEEDCO (St. Paul Economic Empowerment Development Corporation) a non-profit organization of the Greater St. Paul Church in the vicinity of Oakland’s Uptown district came in to talk about the organization which through it’s programs and initiatives are able to address many of the needs in …

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KBLX Cares Interview with Sterling James: SWOOCH

Esther L, CEO/Founder of SWOOCH and Knighton, Media and Communications Director came in to talk about SWOOCH (Serving With Other Organizations to Change Humanity) a non-profit community-service based organization that encourages the youth to become INVOLVED, EMPOWERED, and ACTIVE in their communities. For more information Click Here Listen to the full …

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KBLX Cares Interview with Sterling James: Greenbelt Alliance

Jeremy Madsen, CEO of Greenbelt Alliance came in to talk about Greenbelt Alliance, a non-profit organization that addresses a single challenge: how the Bay Area handles growth. We shape the rules that govern growth to protect the region’s open spaces and to ensure neighborhoods within our cities and towns are amazing places …

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KBLX Cares Interview with Guest Host Nikki Thomas: Mercy Worldwide

Earl Jones III Director of Mercy Worldwide San Francisco Bay Branch and Ricardo Jaramillo Marketing Coordinator of Mercy Worldwide San Francisco Bay Branch came in to talk about Mercy Worldwide an organization making a difference, the nonprofit 501c3 organization has an objective of serving people and saving lives. For more information Click Here …

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