The president made a last-minute plea to voters as polls opened by tweeting a montage of himself awkwardly dancing to the 1978 disco anthem – his song of choice to close rallies.
The footage features a series of clips from across the country and shows him shaking his hips, punching his fists and pointing to the crowd.
He posted it under caption: “Vote! Vote! Vote!” and “POTUS knows how to close a show!”
Now Jonathan Belolo, son of the late musician and co-founder of the Village People Henri Belolo, criticised the US president for using the song in campaign videos.
Jonathan, who is also the president of Scorpio Music, said: “The beneficiaries of (band co-founders) Messrs Jacques Morali and Henri Belolo, like the company Scorpio Music, owner