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.

KBLX Cares Interview with Sterling James: Conscious Kitchen

Andre Thierry, Musician and contributor to Conscious Kitchen spoke with Nikki Thomas regarding the Conscious Kitchen event who’s goal is to address food equity, education, and access by shifting the paradigm around school food service. Conscious Kitchen, a program of Turning Green works to transform food service in schools by …

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KBLX Cares Interview with Sterling James: IC Helping Hands

Treina Richardson, CEO and O’Nesha Oliver, Administrator at IC Helping Hands came in to talk about the organization which aims to provide full effective residential care with direct care staff and on-call nursing staff. They aim to create an admirable living environment, including a social family-like atmosphere and active lifestyles …

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Listen Up Bay Area with Armand: MLK Freedom Center

Maira Perez, Director, Educational Services and Roy Wilson, Ed.D, Executive Director came in to talk about the Martin Luther King Jr. Freedom Center prepares individuals for self-change based on transforming America to become a more perfect Union. This is done through classes and direct involvement in relevant civic engagement activity. Classes are …

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