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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.

Omarosa, taking the Man Down?

Former White House employee and Reality Star  Omarosa Manigault Newman  seems pretty determined to take the President down, with the release of the audio where it’s been implied that the President used the “N” word Omarosa has set the media on fire, but hold up she’s apparently not done yet, as reported …

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The Queen Will Live On!

We are still morning the death of one of the Greatest voices of ALL time Aretha Louise Franklin, My emotions have been all over the place on this one and I must admit I am usually not emotional when a celebrity leaves us, however this news seem to take me …

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KBLX Cares Interview with Sterling James: FESTAC

Alistair Monroe and Douglas Stewart came in to talk about FESTAC a community gathering presented by Oakland Cannery which consist of a group of artists: writers, painters, sculptors, musicians, and performers. Together with other artistic communities of Oakland, they seek localized policies to protect, engage, and enhance art and cultural activities, …

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KBLX Cares Interview with Sterling James: HIP Housing

Laura Fanucchi, Associate Executive Director and Irving Pineda, Community Outreach Specialist came in to talk about HIP, a non profit organization making a difference in the Bay Area. HIP Housing’s mission is to invest in human potential by improving the housing and lives of people in our community. For more information …

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Dream Team Show TONITE

  OMG. How many hits will be in the building tonite (too many to count)?  Will Keith really make you Sweat (yes) Can you get tickets at the door? (yes, and WITHOUT the service charge!) Who’s your top three? Mine: Jodeci, Keith Sweat, Boy II Men And finally,  What outfit are …

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