Allkpop (stylized as allkpop) is an English-language, U.S.-based Korean pop blog launched on October 30, 2007 and based out of Edgewater, New Jersey. Owned and operated by parent company 6Theory Media, allkpop is one of the most trafficked K-pop news site with over four million readers per month, and its articles are often cited by numerous publications around the world.
According to The Korea Herald, allkpop is currently the "fastest news breaker" in the K-pop music scene.
^"Click! Online gateways to Korea". The Korea Herald. Retrieved 12 March 2013. "When it comes to K-pop, Allkpop.com (www.allkpop.com) is the fastest news breaker. Latest celebrity gossips and news draw over 3 million monthly readers worldwide and takes Hallyu to audiences beyond Asia."