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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.

The Queen Of Soul

Aretha Franklin “The Queen Of Soul “  we always tend to say there will be no wind like this again but in, read this case it is undeniably true. I remember as a kid my parents playing her music as they prepared for the family get together  & Once everyone …

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We’re Losing a Lot of Legends

I’m lost for words at the moment. We’re losing so many legends and we have to honor them while they’re here. Aretha Franklin contributed so much to all forms of music. She was truly the Queen. Check out my favorite song of hers below.

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Aretha Franklin Dead at 76

Aretha Franklin, known for having one of the greatest voices in music history, and for hits like “Respect,” and “(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman” … died Thursday after a long battle with pancreatic cancer. Aretha passed away in her Detroit home where she was under hospice care. …

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